Late TV exec John A. Reisenbach is being honored with the establishment of a Manhattan charter school to open this fall in his name.
Time Warner's TBS cable network and Columbia TriStar TV distribution have signed Erik Nelson as executive producer of "The New Ripley's Believe It or Not," which makes its debut on TBS in January.
The San Antonio Spurs and New York Knicks continue to sag in the statistical categories that mean the most to NBC.
DreamWorks will make all of its theatrical movies available to DirecTV for play in high-definition format starting later this year.
Studios USA has committed an estimated $3 million-$4 million to ink two-year, overall development deals with comedy writers Kari Lizer, Donald Todd and the team of Barbara Wallace and Thomas Wolfe.
German media heavyweights Kirch and Bertelsmann may soon be at war again on the digital front: Bertelsmann affiliate CLT/Ufa has just put in for a license for a bouquet of digital channels.
E! Entertainment has inked with Israeli broadcaster Tel-Ad to create a showbiz channel for the Middle Eastern market.
Disney's Buena Vista TV and John Malone's WAM! America's Kids Network have commissioned a pay-per-view special, " 'N Sync 'N Concert," to air Sept. 11, the first national broadcast of the group's…
Canada, Britain and Australia are joining forces to produce a new wartime drama series to be filmed in Canada.
On the heels of a big-bucks contract renewal extended to "The Sopranos" creator/exec producer David Chase, HBO and Brillstein-Grey Entertainment have given star James Gandolfini a sizable raise to…