Filmmakers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall, who co-founded Amblin Entertainment with Steven Spielberg, have signed a development deal with CBS to create a one-hour series for the Eye web.
Germany's private stations are up in arms over pubcaster ZDF's plans to take out a loan for up to DM500 million ($275 million) to secure future rights for prominent soccer tournaments.
Satcaster British Sky Broadcasting is rebranding its three movie channels in a concerted bid to stave off declining ratings and competition from soon-to-launch digital services.
The U.K. government is set to relax programming restrictions on the ITV network, Britain's biggest commercial web, to help it compete in the U.K.'s burgeoning multichannel environment.
David Ensor, an 18-year veteran of ABC News, has resigned to join CNN as a Washington-based correspondent.
TNT has signed Bill Pullman to star in and make his directorial debut on an adaptation of "The Virginian."
Execs at the yet-to-hatch PAX Net spent a sizable chunk of their TV Critics Assn. press tour debut Saturday trying to make peace with scribes angered by the arguably homophobic wording of one of the…
HBO and NBC dominated the 14th annual Television Critics Assn. Awards on Saturday, with Tom Hanks' sweeping miniseries "From the Earth to the Moon" walking away with program of the year honors.
Veteran TV producer Jay Wolpert has been tapped as exec producer of Pearson Television's upcoming syndie revival of "Match Game."
"JAG" and "Quantum Leap" creator Donald P. Bellisario is developing a new one-hour series for Paramount Network TV called "Dreamland," the producer said Friday.
New Line Television is dribbling into the hoop dreams biz with the Continental Basketball Assn., the NBA's official farm league.