HBO Enterprises has lined up three foreign co-production partners for its 13-hour docudrama "From the Earth to the Moon": France's Canal Plus, Germany's CLT/ufa and Spain's Sogecable.
Turner's Cartoon Network has unearthed a 1991 theatrical short featuring Bugs Bunny, which has never aired on TV, and plans to premiere the toon Friday at 8 p.m. to kick off a 48-hour, weekend-long…
Simon Kenny has been tapped senior VP and managing director at Walt Disney Television Intl. (Latin America) and will oversee the regional office located in Miami.
CBS has renewed "Late Late Show with Tom Snyder" for a fourth season on the Eye web.
A bidding war has broken out between two of Blighty's terrestrial networks to clinch rights to the new Kirstie Alley sitcom, "Veronica's Closet," confirming the show as one of the few hot properties…
The broadcast network premiere Sunday night of the Oscar-nominated 1994 prison drama "The Shawshank Redemption" came in as the most-watched theatrical movie ever to air on TNT and the highest-rated…
Comedian/actor Barry Sobel has been hired as Magic Johnson's man on the latter's Twentieth TV talk/variety program, which is skedded to premiere in early 1998.
Former "Today" anchor Bryant Gumbel will be the lone host of "The 49th annual Primetime Emmy Awards" Sept. 14 on CBS, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced Tuesday.
In a further effort to crack the Brazilian market, telenovela distribbery Venevision Intl. has inked a deal with sales rep firm Unimark/Longo.
Kiwi pubcaster TVNZ is closing down its regional stations as part of a repositioning move to make the web more competitive.
Investors' newfound enthusiasm for cable spilled over into the broader entertainment sector Tuesday in a rally encompassing all four major conglomerates, cablers and even broadcasters.