Alliance Atlantis has inked a deal with Discovery Networks Intl. giving Discovery a 35% stake in a digital health channel to be launched in September.
ESPN International has tapped Antonio Barreto as senior vice president, general manager of Latin America.
The marquee value of Tiger Woods has catapulted the PGA Tour to record license fees that add up to about $850 million for a collection of four-year contracts with ABC, CBS, NBC, USA, ESPN and the…
Former journalist and politician Carole Taylor was tapped on Monday as the Canadian Broadcasting Corp.'s new chairperson of the board, as predicted (Daily Variety, July 15).
Pacific Digital Media, the Taiwan-based broadcaster awarded a pay TV license in Hong Kong in December, is strongly denying that it is about to abandon plans to roll out subscription services.
Robert Downey Jr. pleaded no contest to drug charges on Monday and was sentenced to three years probation, including one year in a live-in drug rehabilitation program, as part of a deal with…
Up against tough competish, "The News With Brian Williams" is off to a slow start in its new timeslot on MSNBC.
MSNBC has upped Erik Sorenson to the newly created post of president and general manager.
Scout, the Boston-based film and TV shingle behind such features as Errol Morris' "Mr. Death" and Brad Anderson's "Session 9," has inked a production deal with German film company CineAtlantica Media.
Private web M6's revenues leapt 10% in the first half of 2001 thanks to its hit "Big Brother"-style reality show "Loft Story."
Lagardere Media is poised to take a major stake in French major Pathe's TV production division, a Pathe spokesperson said Monday.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
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- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History