Call her Ms. Big: "Sex and the City" scribe Cindy Chupack, who last spring signed a multimillion-dollar overall deal with Artists Television Group, has now scored blind comedy pilot commitments from…
VH-1 continues to dabble in the gameshow world after ordering a pilot from Columbia TriStar for "Rock & Roll Pyramid" to complement its successful "Rock & Roll Jeopardy" that has already aired on the…
Ted Turner's TBS and TNT Tuesday outbid Barry Diller's USA to lock up the exclusive network window to seven theatrical movies from Columbia TriStar TV Distribution.
Big Ticket Television has inked an overall development deal with former "Married ... With Children" star Katey Sagal.
FROM MIPCOM Among the key deals inked Wednesday on the Croisette was a substantial multi-year output arrangement between Pearson Television International and the Cisneros Television Group, a leading…
FROM MIPCOM Cosmopolitan, an around-the-clock women's channel, will launch in Spain and Portugal in March, marking the first time a women's mag has been used as the basis for a TV channel. The deal…
Halifax, Nova Scotia-based Imagex has changed its name to imX Communications and is launching a new TV division, which will focus primarily on drama and animation.
FROM MIPCOMIn another combo of acquisition and co-financing between the U.S. and Europe, Spanish private broadcaster Tele 5 has closed a multipic deal with MGM on six firstrun films and 20 reruns.
FROM MIPCOMFrance Television, the parent company of pubcasters France 2 and France 3, is not planning to sell its 8% stake in digital platform Television Par Satellite (TPS).
KCBS catches break as NFL chooses Houston NEW YORK — What's the reaction to the NFL's decision Wednesday to award its next franchise to Houston, rather than the L.A. bid backed by Michael Ovitz.…