News Corp. and Chris-Craft said Wednesday they received a favorable private-letter ruling from the IRS in connection with their pending merger.
Angst need not apply: ABC hopes to expand its reach next fall by developing lighter, more accessible series.
Oscar-nominated political drama "The Contender" will bypass Italian theatrical release and premiere on national television, despite being announced as a March opener through the local division of…
Anthony Romano and Michel Shane's Magellan Filmed Entertainment ("Catch Me If You Can") has pacted with the Los Angeles Sheriff's Dept. to adapt the city's auto-theft task force as a reality-based…
In an early indication of European telcos' waning interest in the media, Spain's second-largest telephone operator, Auna, is looking for buyers of its controlling 49% stake in Spanish digital…
Ratings for most syndicated strips continued to be lackluster in the first full week following the February ratings sweep, as reruns kicked in and promo commitments waned.
Telemundo today will announce a five-year co-production accord with Caracol Television and RTI, the third such international deal for the U.S. Spanish-lingo net.
Boy band megastar Justin Timberlake -- aka The Cute One of 'NSYNC -- is in talks to join the cast of "The O.Z.," Fox's hip-hop adaptation of "The Wizard of Oz."
"Wheel of Fortune" soon will start spinning in Vietnam in a first-of-its-kind deal put together by distrib King World Intl.
"Monty Python"-er John Cleese is in negotiations to star in the ABC comedy pilot "HMO," which would mark his first regular TV gig this side of the pond.
The WB hopes to get real in time for a potential strike. Speaking to advertisers at the netlet's pre-upfront development presentation, WB Entertainment co-prexies Susanne Daniels and Jordan Levin…