European publishing group Dargaud has taken an 80% stake in French television production company Marina Prods.
Iran's recent presidential election, with its overwhelming win for liberal candidate Mohamed Khatami, would appear to spell good news for Iranian show business, which has often been stifled and…
U.S.-based National Geographic Channel has inked a deal for its documentary channel in Argentina with local Santa Clara Prods., owners of the Quality Channel.
In the first big executive shuffle since Peter Roth was named president of Fox Entertainment Group last fall, the heads of primetime programs and comedy development are ankling the network, and…
While Pamela Lee made it clear in court that she won't do gratuitous sex in future projects, "Pretty Woman" scribe J.F. Lawton plans to tap into a so far underexploited asset of the former "Baywatch"…
Tony Vinciquerra, who resigned as the No. 2 exec at CBS Television Stations last week, is moving to Hearst Broadcasting in a similar post.
Tele-Communications Inc. will transfer control of the Starz! movie channel to its programming affiliate Liberty Media, it was announced Thursday, as part of a $400 million deal.
Bryant Gumbel's new CBS newsmagazine doesn't have a title yet, but the Eye web is close to naming an executive producer for its new $5 million-a-year news star.
CBS sportscaster Jim Nantz reupped with a new five-year contract at the Eye web, turning down an offer to host ABC's "Good Morning America."
A King World talkshow pilot with Pat Lawrence and Katsy Chappell is one of three talk pilots being considered by Tribune Entertainment for a midseason syndication launch next January, sources say.
German digital pay TV platform DF1 and pay TV web Premiere are hatching plans to distribute more digital decoders to Teutonic TV households.