Against all odds, professional football will be coming to the L.A. Coliseum, but it won't involve Mike Ovitz or even the National Football League.
Celebrating its 26th anni, the Humanitas prize -- which honors humanizing achievement in film and TV writing each year -- recognized "Love and Basketball" writer/director Gina Prince-Bythwood…
Regional channels are all the rage in India. Mumbai-based Asian Television Network is planning Rajasthani, Gujarati and Punjabi language channels. ATN World is a Bengali language channel that…
Alan Daniels has been upped from veepee to senior VP of marketing for Columbia TriStar Television Distribution.
The off-network run of "Just Shoot Me" is three-quarters of the way toward being cleared for a 2001 syndie debut --- and it's tracking to bring in "Seinfeld"-like coin.
Disney Channel has acquired the long-running ABC teen sitcom "Boy Meets World" from its corporate sibling Buena Vista Television.
"Star Trek" scribe-producer Brannon Braga is staying in the Paramount universe, inking a three-year overall TV deal with the studio. Pact calls for Braga to develop and create, with Rick Berman, the…
The European Commission has amended its rules on the financial transparency of public service providers, including pubcasters, requiring them to separate commercial and public service accounts. This…
Robert Offer of Bloom, Hergott, Cook, Diemer and Klein repped Atlantic Streamline on the financing of indie film “All the Queen’s Men.” The law firm does not rep actor Matt LeBlanc. Information was…
CBC Television is making a musical chairs-style executive shuffle in its news and current affairs department Friday. Heaton Dyer, Cynthia Kinch, Alison Smith, Nigel Gibson, Liz Hughes and Maria…