The century-spanning life story of Britain's beloved Queen Mum is headed to NBC as a telefilm produced by her grandson, Edward Windsor.
Ann Johnson has been tapped VP of creative affairs at Granada USA Entertainment, replacing Dan Pasternack, who left last month to become senior veep of drama at Studios USA.
Viewer's Choice, the dominant pay-per-view distributor in the U.S., has drawn up a blueprint to go after the cable TV rights to out-of-market games of Major League Baseball and the NHL.
The National Basketball Assn. has granted exclusive satellite distribution for its out-of-market games over the next three years to DirecTV, and DirecTV's main competitor, EchoStar, is hopping mad.
In the first program shuffle of the new fall season, UPN has pushed back the bow of the Barry Sonnenfeld/Barry Josephson action drama "Secret Agent Man" until midseason.
"The Deep Blue Sea" will flow to Time Warner's TBS Superstation in the first broadcast window -- another example of Warner Bros. steering its theatrical movies to its sister company.
In yet another salvo in the ongoing battle for control of Nova TV, the station's license holder, CET21, abruptly pulled the plug on its program provider, CME, and moved to other facilities to…
The WB Network aims to drum up a heap of cross promotion with radio stations in the top 50 markets through its "WB Radio Music Awards," to be broadcast live Oct. 28 from the Mandalay Bay Resort…