Pressure is mounting on Canal Plus to stem its red ink under the newly merged Vivendi Universal. The pay TV and film giant isn't expected to turn a profit until 2003, but Vivendi CEO Jean Marie…
Pacifica Media Affiliates is being acquired by the Television Corp. Information was incorrect in Monday’s paper. * * * Steve Ross is the president of Fox Licensing and Merchandising. Information was…
The fifth annual Prism Awards, presented by the Entertainment Industries Council, will introduce public online voting this year. The Prism Awards honor the accurate depiction of drug, alcohol and…
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Attorney Marcia Clark is set to exercise her "Power of Attorney," joining the cast of the syndie court strip from Twentieth Television that also stars Christopher Darden.
Spain's Tornasol and Argentina's Patagonik have inked an in-principle agreement to co-produce 12 TV movies, adapting works of literature by high-profile Latin American writers.
Televisa has dropped two more talkshows, "Cristina" and "Laura," following months of complaints from the Catholic church, family values groups and politicians.
Things are getting pretty scary in the battle over "Buffy the Vampire Slayer." The WB's exclusive renegotiation period for the 20th Century Fox Television-produced skein expires Thursday, and…
The Canadian government is extending its C$100 million ($65 million) commitment to bankroll the production of "distinctly Canadian programming" for another year.
CBS loves "Raymond": The Eye has sealed a $140 million-plus deal with Worldwide Pants and HBO Independent Prods. for two more years of the hit laffer "Everybody Loves Raymond."
Andy Friendly, president of programming and production for syndie powerhouse King World, is ankling the company. Friday will be his last official day, however, he'll serve as a consultant to King…
In an ongoing effort to turn around its money-losing new-media division, the Walt Disney Internet Group said Monday that it has axed an additional 135 staffers, with pinkslips affecting mostly…