Tyro scribes Noah Laracy and Charlie Sullivan have been tapped to pen the original comedy spec "Three Day Weekend" for Catch 23, and "Fordlandia," based on their pitch, for HBO.
Quebec prosecutors are dropping fraud charges against troubled entertainment company Cinar Corp. after a major two-year police investigation failed to dig up enough evidence.
TV Loonland and pubcaster ZDF have teamed up to produce two animated kids series.
Conflict over the closure of Russia's last politically independent TV channel, TV-6, flared in Moscow on Tuesday, with staffers vowing to put out news programs on cable and the Internet.
Italian media tycoon-turned-politico Silvio Berlusconi dominated the airwaves in his first six months as prime minister, according to a study released Tuesday by the Observatory of Pavia, an…
German pubcaster ZDF has inked a cooperation pact with Qatar-based satcaster Al-Jazeera, which saw its profile rise post-Sept. 11 with its news access in the Arab region.
Bravo's "Inside the Actors Studio" has announced its spring lineup. Thesps waiting their turns to answer the Bernard Pivot questionnaire include Billy Bob Thornton (Jan. 28), Johnny Depp (Feb. 25)…
Scholastic Entertainment will produce 26 episodes of "I Spy" for HBO Family this fall, based on the bestselling picture books of the same name.
With the world's attention focused on the search for terrorist leader Osama bin Laden, CBS and Alliance Atlantis are developing a four-hour miniseries about another evil doer: Adolf Hitler.
TNT has locked up exclusive TV rights to reruns of Twentieth TV's "Judging Amy" for a license fee of $550,000-$600,000 an episode.
Logistics is shaping up as one of the biggest challenges for NATPE-goers as some 12,000 participants converged here Monday for what is likely to be a subdued but businesslike 39th annual convention.