Fox Television Studios has jumped into the international format fray, launching Fox World Prods. as its latest programming pod. Daniela Welteke has been tapped to lead the division, handling…
E! Networks has expanded its marketing department with three new VP appointments, naming Roe Astuto to media and research; Despina Gianopulos, promotions; and John Pucci, creative services.
Pan-European station powerhouse SBS, which boasts a dozen stations across Western and Eastern Europe, is bulking up on American movies for its key outlets in Holland. On the eve of Mipcom, the…
TNN: The National Network has folded WSE (World Sports Enterprises), its motor sports production division, a casualty of TNN's failure to renew its contract with Nascar.
A strike by civic workers here could soon affect film and television production and bring the curtain down on the three city-run playhouses.
Gad Lerner, news director of pubcaster RAI's flagship RAI1 and one of Italy's most popular journalists, resigned Sunday night after a political storm erupted in the last few days over graphic images…
CNN apparently will need more than an executive shakeup to boost its flagging ratings. While third-quarter numbers won't be released until today, preliminary numbers show that CNN is down 28% in…
Dutch cable operator UPC is reportedly preparing an asset swap that would lead to the merger of U.K. cablers NTL and Telewest.
What a likable guy this Jack Mannion is, the new chief of police in Washington, D.C. He's a movie-loving, showtune-singing crimefighter who has already cleaned up the streets of Newark and is now…
"The Radio Music Awards" has moved up the dial from the WB to ABC, which will air the second annual kudocast live on the first Saturday of November sweeps.
The first effort from the Family Friendly Forum's Script Development Fund, an initiative between advertisers and the WB to introduce more all-ages programming to TV, works a little too hard to be…