ChumCity Intl., the distribution and development arm of Canada's Chum Television, has formed a joint venture with Spain's Canales Tematicos for the development of a local "made in Madrid" music…
Granada, the biggest producer in the ITV network, is moving into Germany with a deal to develop three shows for leading private web RTL.
Fox Broadcasting Co.'s vice president of drama Jeff Eckerle is leaving the web when his contract expires to pursue opportunities at other networks, sources said Wednesday.
Longtime "Melrose Place" executive producer Frank South has resigned his position, and two new executive producers have been named, Spelling TV confirmed Wednesday.
The Wiggles, a singing quartet for tots, is following rival Aussie moppet franchise Bananas in Pyjamas onto American television as part of a concerted global leveraging of the hugely successful Oz…
Young Broadcasting's KCAL has inked a new seven-year pact for the local TV broadcast rights to the Los Angeles Lakers that is worth an estimated $140 million to the NBA franchise over the life of the…
The Sundance Channel has signed deals with MediaOne, the third-largest cable operator in the U.S., and Jones Intercable, another top 10 operator.
Actor Giancarlo Esposito is joining the cast of NBC's Friday-night drama "Homicide." Esposito has starred in films such as "Nothing to Lose," "The Usual Suspects," "Twilight," "Smoke," "Waiting to…
Former "Good Morning America" co-host Joan Lunden is said to be close to inking a syndie TV deal with Warner Bros.' Telepictures Prods.
Move over Godzilla, World Cup fever is stomping through Japan. The numbers are in for Japan's first ever World Cup Finals match -- a 1-0 loss to Argentina on Sunday night -- and pubcaster's NHK…