The long wait for a decision on the future funding of the BBC is over: The pubcaster has won a 1.5% increase above inflation to its annual license fee for the next six years -- short of what was…
They've changed the carpet in the bar of the Grand Hotel (ex-Loews) -- market absentees will doubtless be reassured that the taste is even worse than before -- otherwise the 22nd Monte Carlo…
Dorothy is going back to Oz in "Somewhere," an original telefilm in development at CBS. The contemporary story of recently widowed Dorothy Gale who returns to Oz, "Somewhere" marks Barbara…
Encouraged by the fact that preteens will sit through marathons of "Saved by the Bell," MTV Films makes its debut with a "making of a boy band" telepic that draws on syndicated Saturday ayem TV's…
The New York digital cable wars have begun. Time Warner Cable of New York City has begun offering 100,000 of its Queens subscribers a new digital service that will deliver more than 200 options.
FXM: Movies From Fox, the struggling Fox-owned cable network, has landed some important deals with cable operators, prompting a new name -- Fox Movie Channel -- and a general makeover.
Producers Jonathan Mostow and Hal Lieberman have inked a multiyear pact to develop drama programming for Studios USA.
Rapidly emerging as one of the biggest pic production houses in Spain, Barcelona-based Filmax has announced an exclusive three-year output deal with the Telefonica Media-controlled pay TV operator…
"The Kid," syndicated sex columnist Dan Savage's memoir of his adopting a child with his boyfriend, has found a home with Robin and Marsha Williams at Blue Wolf Productions, where it will be…
For a slew of syndie product, all eyes will be on February sweeps as a variety of programs hovering near cancellation desperately seeks out a shot in the arm in order to see airtime next season.
ABC will roll out four new shows in less than three weeks as part of a spring sked shuffle set to start late next month. Plans include an early end to the season for the critically hailed but…