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Bruckheimer and Paramount Readying TV Series Adaptation of Popular 1980 Movie

A popular 1980 movie is being adapted for television,...   (Variety)

There’s a New No. 5 on TV: Broadcaster Reveals It’s Closing In on the Big 4

The broadcast service that ended the 2013-14 television season...   (Deadline)

Fox Wins Key Demo as Game 6 Sees an Uptick; CBS Continues to Draw Older Viewers

Tuesday night’s Game 6 of the World Series, in...   (TVbytheNumbers)

Bin Laden Shooter: Fox News Slates Two Nights of Special Programming Around Big ‘Get’

Fox News has rolled out plans for special programming...   (THR)

Weather Channel Co-Founder Denies Climate Change, Blasts Al Gore — Here’s the Video

Weatherman and Weather Channel co-founder John Coleman told Fox...   (THR)

Why CNN Failed to Land Former ‘Meet the Press’ Host David Gregory

Former “Meet the Press” host David Gregory met with...   (NY Post, NY Times)

NBC Executive Leaving the Company

A top communications executive with three decades in the...   (Deadline)

Veteran Executive to Run Discovery Channel

Discovery Communications has named a veteran Hollywood executive as...   (NY Times)

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Media Buyer of the Year

TVWeek names its Media Buyer of the Year. It's Christine Merrifield. She's President, Investment, Activation and Operations for MediaVest USA. Though she has a traditional media background, Merrifield has been on the leading edge of media dealmaking in the digital arena as she partners companies such as Google with MediaVest's blue-chip lineup of clients, from Honda to Walmart to Coke. She helps shepherd billions of dollars in media spending. If you CLICK ON THE PICTURE above you'll be taken to the interview.