German weblets are taking a larger slice of the ad pie. Over the last three years, large commercial webs RTL, SAT1 and Pro7 have lost up to 5% of their ad market share to Germany's smaller channels…
Nelvana, best known for producing animated TV series, is stepping up feature film production with a goal of making one movie a year, says chairman Michael Hirsh.
ABC's vice president of drama programming, Greer Shephard, is ankling Friday after 5-1/2 years at the network.
Vondie Curtis Hall ("Chicago Hope"), Jeremy Piven, Darius McCrary, Keith David, Bernie Mac, Loretta Devine, Donzaleigh Abernathy, Lou Rawls and Ron Leibman have been cast alongside lead Ving Rhames…
Sam Chisholm, one of Rupert Murdoch's most trusted lieutenants, has resigned as chief executive of British Sky Broadcasting, the satellite TV powerhouse he built virtually from scratch over the past…
Mel Gorham, the star of NBC's Thursday night sitcom "Union Square," has been dropped from the show that was developed specifically for her.
Andrew Deane and Neal Israel of Like Brothers Films will executive produce “A Course in Miracles.” Producer Stuart Birnbaum is not part of their company, contrary to what was reported Tuesday. * * *…
Shelley McCrory has been promoted to vice president, primetime series for NBC Entertainment.
NBC topped its closest weekly competitor by 71% in adults 18-49 last week on the strength of the NBA Finals --- the second-highest-rated basketball finals ever.
A newspaper item Friday that speculated on the potential demise of the Warner Bros. Domestic TV sci-fi series "Babylon 5" has reportedly inspired calls from more than 1,000 fans jamming the phone…