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.
Peter Scolari has signed to star as inventor-father Wayne Szalinskiin Buena Vista TV's "Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The Series," a primetime hour that debuts this fall.
American-born Italian film director Peter Del Monte will be artistic supervisor on a series of six films for TV by young filmmakers for leading Italian commercial TV player Mediaset.
Embattled Oz satcaster Australis Media's Galaxy TV appears to be headed for another fight for survival if third quarter financial statements, released late Friday, are anything to go by.
CBS has named a new general manager of its Boston O&O station in the first exec shift under new CBS Stations prexy Mel Karmazin.
The European Parliament gave its final OK Tuesday to the European Union's Television Without Frontiers directive, which will leave unchanged Hollywood's domination of the bloc's TV screens.
Fox Broadcasting Company's senior vice president of longform programming Trevor Watson is negotiating his exit from the network, sources say.
Time magazine and CBS News today will unveil a broad multiyear partnership to produce programming related to the coming millennium.
In an emotional farewell address to UPN affiliates, the netlet's president and CEO Lucie Salhany lobbed some parting shots at the rival WB, and promised to stay "on the sidelines rooting" after she…