Following the departure of Sacis chief Giampaolo Sodano last month, the international sales and distribution arm of Italo pubcaster RAI has appointed Antonio Capocasa as managing director to fulfill…
The Rev. Jesse Jackson dropped by the FCC on Wednesday to lobby chairman Reed Hundt for a more activist agenda when it comes to promoting minority ownership of broadcast properties.
Annie Wegelius, president of Wegelius Television, one of Scandinavia's largest and most prosperous TV production outfits, will leave the company she created in the early 1990s as of July 1.
Abbie Charette has been upped to vice president of live-action series at Saban Entertainment, reporting to Lance Robbins, president of motion pictures and TV.
After guest starring in the season's final three episodes of "ER," Maria Bello has been named a regular cast member of the top-rated NBC series by executive producer John Wells. Bello last was seen…
In what could become the final chapter of the case that spawned the TV series and the movie "The Fugitive," Jaffe/Braunstein Films has acquired the rights to "Mockery of Justice: The True Story of…
Walt Disney Co.'s imprint is being felt no more strongly than on Saturday morning, where Disney is supplying six of ABC's eight programs.
CBS Eye On People, the news/entertainment cablenet launched March 30, is struggling in its efforts to land distribution. It has not moved over the 2 million subscribers it claimed at sign-on, and…
Playing private eye Jim Rockford won actor James Garner one Emmy plus a fistful of nominations. But, more importantly, "The Rockford Files," which ran on NBC from 1974 to 1980, forever changed the…
ABC confirmed that Wesley Snipes has agreed to make his network TV debut in an ABC two-hour made-for titled "Futuresport" that also will be considered as a series pilot.