Leading Spanish pic producer Elias Querejeta has inked a wide-ranging film and TV production pact with satcaster Via Digital which marks Querejeta's definitive entry into TV production.
Five nights a week during primetime is one thing, but CBS and Endemol Entertainment hope to attract more viewers when the Internet counterpart for summer reality skein "Big Brother" bows as a…
HBO has picked up exclusive rights to premiere James Ronald Whitney's docu "Just, Melvin," winner of best documentary nods at the Santa Barbara, Newport Beach and South Beach film fests.
WWOR-TV New York and network affiliates in Minneapolis, Nashville, Tenn., and Salt Lake City were removed from the schedule of the direct-broadcast-satellite distributor EchoStar on May 29, because…
Japanese web Nippon TV's plan to launch a direct-to-home satcaster platform was given a thumbs down by investors, who sent shares in NTV plunging in trading in Tokyo over the past week. NTV president…
Fox will lead the fight against the 35% national TV station ownership cap, announcing Tuesday it plans to challenge the rule in court. Fox's declaration came mere minutes after the Federal…
In 1994, writer-helmer Kevin Smith's popular indie feature "Clerks" zeroed in on a quartet of young slackers who spent their lives yakking about nothing while working at a convenience store and a…
Richard Li's Pacific Century CyberWorks insists its joint venture with Star TV is on track -- despite Star's statement casting doubt on the alliance. PCCW is in the process of taking over HKT. Star's…
Heading into next year with seven new shows in primetime, Warner Bros. Television has rewarded a number of key development execs.
Eager for the same kind of success that the controversial reality show "Big Brother" has brought to Dutch and German broadcasters, Switzerland's German-lingo web TV3 has just acquired rights for the…
The ratings are beginning to bounce NBC's way as the NBA playoffs move closer to the final round.