After 10 days of screening network series, a sampling of top foreign TV buyers found they were "generally satisfied" with this year's programming crop, especially the renewed emphasis on dramas.
Cartoon Network Europe, the satellite and cable toon operation, has signed its first co-production agreement with French animation company Alphanim.
CBS prexy Leslie Moonves kicked off the Eye web's yearly affil confab Wednesday by telling station reps they should bet on major changes in the net-affil relationship in the coming years.
Thomas Kirch, the son of Germany's media mogul Leo, has joined forces with the Euro station group SBS and Barry Diller's Home Shopping Network (HSN) to acquire Italy's Rete Mia and turn it into a…
NBC affils are fuming over a network plan to add some commercial time in its top-rated series, "ER," which will delay the start of stations' 11 p.m. newscasts.
NBC Studios has inked a two-year, seven-figure overall deal with David Zucker and Gil Netter, who worked together on two of the "Naked Gun" movies and on the film "BASEketball."
The Latino Laugh Festival is headed to Los Angeles next year, organizers confirmed on the eve of the fest's fourth annual gathering in San Antonio, Texas.
Nickelodeon's first original Saturday morning show will compete head-to-head with the hottest kids series on TV, the WB's "Pokemon."
Leeza Gibbons Enterprises has signed a deal with E! Entertainment TV to produce a series of quarterly hourlong specials, hosted by Gibbons, focusing on pop-culture issues.
CBS and Time Warner's TBS and TNT have bought the TV rights to 20th Century Fox's hit theatrical "Entrapment" in a shared window.
Jane Seymour and James Keach have inked a deal with Film Roman and MSH Entertainment to produce an animated TV series based on their children's books "Yum" and "Splat."
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