German film distrib Kinowelt Medien has sold a package of pay TV rights to Universal Studios Network Deutschland.
The Writers Guild of America's freelance members have ratified a new contract covering many of the shows produced for public television stations.
Former senior Sony exec Lisa Simpson has been tapped chief operating officer of CBS Internet Group and prexy of CBS Online.
Canuck film and TV company Alliance Atlantis Communications will unveil today an output and co-production deal with Munich-based kids producer-distributor TV Loonland to co-finance live-action and…
The verdict's in for frosh drama "Judging Amy" and seven other CBS series: Renewed.
One of Silvio Berlusconi's top managers, Mediaset CEO Maurizio Carlotti, may be forced out of the commercial television empire, according to a report today in Italy's leading daily, Corriere della…
April 6, 2000 Scott Gries of ImageDirect took all of the photographs at the Variety/Schroders Big Bicture Conference. Some credits were incorrect in Wednesday’s paper. * * * Ana Gasteyer is a cast…
MTV plans to step up documentary production via its new MTV News and Docs division, which will debut its first project this month.
In response to damning criticism leveled at the entertainment industry after school shootings, DIC Entertainment and advocacy org Mediascope have launched revised guidelines for kids' programming.
Emma Thompson and director Mike Nichols have committed to making the HBO original movie "Wit," based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Margaret Edson.
As long as writer-director Robert King sticks to his game plan of juvenile silliness, "Angels in the Infield" manages to string together some funny, if well-worn, scenes. Patrick Warburton and David…