CBS Enterprises' Ed Wilson has elected not to renew his contract as president-chief operating officer of the company, the umbrella org that oversees syndie studio King World. Wilson, who will exit in…
Lucy Spiegel has been named VP of CNN.
ABC and Touchstone have made a deal to turn "Rescuing Jeffrey" into a telepic and have brought in Christopher Reeve to exec produce and direct. The fact-based telefilm follows a teenager left…
BSkyB is taking control of interactive TV service Open in a deal worth £394 million ($591 million). Satcaster is upping its stake in Open from 32.5% to 80.1%, in line with expectations (Daily…
The unions representing the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. (CBC) have asked Canada's broadcast regulator and the heritage minister to stop cuts to local TV news, complaining that the CBC's recent cuts…
The first part of TNT's four-hour primetime miniseries "Nuremberg" scored an eye-opening 6.6 rating in cable homes Sunday at 8 p.m. in Nielsen's metered-market overnights.
A surge in boxing revenues from the June 17 Oscar de la Hoya/Shane Mosley bout and the April 29 Lennox Lewis/Michael Grant fight has not lifted the depressed dollar figures for pay per view during…
Former "Malcolm in the Middle" scribe David Richardson will serve as showrunner of ABC's upcoming James L. Brooks/Joan Cusack laffer as part of a just-inked multiyear overall deal with Columbia…
National Geographic has inked its first production alliance Down Under with major Australian producer-distrib Southern Star to produce "Next Wave," a 13-part science adventure series.
ABC and NBC returned to the top of the ratings charts among the nets last week, but CBS' "Survivor" continued to rule as the most dominant program. According to Nielsen, the Alphabet was primetime's…