Flody Suarez has been upped to VP of primetime series at NBC Entertainment, reporting to Karey Burke, senior VP.
HBO NYC Prods. has acquired film rights to the Ernest J. Gaines bestselling novel "A Lesson Before Dying," with Ted Demme and Joel Stillerman's Spanky Pictures and Ellen M. Klass' EMK Prods…
The BBC has appeased its news journalists by partially backing down on controversial plans to merge its news operations.
Producers Merrill Karpf and Donna Ebbs have joined King World Prods. to head the company's expanding primetime longform division and develop telefilms and miniseries.
In an unprecedented move, Televisa began airing a series of commercials Oct. 22 in which viewers voice at times biting criticisms of its news coverage and anchors.
Barry Diller had his first meeting Thursday with Universal TV Group Chairman Greg Meidel and his division heads to discuss the future of the newly created USA Networks, which will encompass nearly…
South Africa and Canada are to sign an official film and television co-production agreement early next month, to coincide with the second Southern African Intl. Film and Television Market Nov. 3-7 in…
Paramount Network TV on Thursday confirmed that it has inked a deal with actor Nathan Lane to star in a 1998 sitcom created and exec produced by the "Frasier" team of David Angell, Peter Casey and…
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee, will give the keynote luncheon address at the third annual Worldwide Television Industry Summit Conference in New York Nov. 24.