Moscow's city government has passed legislation to encourage private funding for local TV production in a 478 million ruble ($16.7 million) program that could see 40 projects completed this year.
Programmers, cablers and satcasters have joined to form the Colombian Pay TV Defense Alliance, an org designed to fight piracy.
Oscar prospects for "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" took a major leap forward Saturday night with Ang Lee tapped for the Directors Guild of America's award for "outstanding directorial achievement…
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ABC has re-elected "Spin City" to another term, voting to return the DreamWorks laffer for a sixth season next fall.
The Fox Network's coverage of Sunday afternoon NASCAR races keeps defying the odds, shooting up in the Nielsen ratings week after week while just about every other sport does a nose dive.
German pubcasters ARD and ZDF have agreed to buy rights to the 2002 World Cup soccer games from the Kirch Group for the record sum of DM250 million ($119 million).
ABC will add two series to its "Disney's One Saturday Morning" block this fall, including an animated skein exec produced by and starring Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.
UPN is shaking up its primetime sked, adding a trio of new series and revamping three nights of programming.
Gesine Bullock-Prado is the president of Sandra Bullock’s production company, Fortis Films. Lillian Dean is VP of development, and Maggie Biggar is VP of production. Information in Tuesday’s paper…
NTL has signed up 650,000 digital TV subscribers and looks to be on track to hit its financial targets for 2001.
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