Comparing the gig to "bungee-jumping or something," "Law & Order" and "New York Undercover" creator-producer Dick Wolf has agreed to sub for Geraldo Rivera on Tuesday and Wednesday on the "Rivera…
Steven Rosenberg has been upped to prexy of HBO Intl. from his previous post of executive VP, succeeding his boss, Curt Viebranz, who is opting to leave HBO after three years at the helm.
Gallic paybox Canal Plus is reported to be in tight negotiations with the Amaury press group for an all-news cable channel to be broadcast on its digital offering Canal Sat, according to Wednesday's…
South African pubcaster the SABC announced this week it has committed airtime worth millions of dollars to promote Cape Town's bid to host the 2004 Olympic Games.
Warner Bros. Television Animation has tapped Disney veteran Andy Lewis as senior vice president and general manager.
FRANCE Canal+ nixes Rock report Canal Plus on Wednesday denied a report by French daily La Tribune that the Gallic giant had reached an accord with Time Warner to buy its Castle Rock division. La…
One day after UPN filed suit against Sinclair Broadcast Group, sources say Sinclair has filed its own suit against the netlet in Delaware.
Stephen La Rue has been upped to director of creative affairs at 20th Century Fox TV, reporting to Dana Walden, senior VP of drama.
The White House protested the use of President Bill Clinton's image in "Contact," but can the chief exec exhibit any "Spin" control?
President Clinton on Wednesday repeated his call for a campaign reform package that includes free or deeply discounted broadcast advertising rates for politicians.