Two key CBS development execs, Nina Tassler
, senior VP-drama, and Wendi Trilling
, senior VP-comedy, have re-upped for three more years at the Viacom network. These deals were announced on the heels of CBS chairman-CEO Leslie Moonves
' recent decision to renew his contract for five years.
Matthew Gross, former president of production at Kopelson Entertainment, has launched Gross Entertainment, his own feature film and television production outfit, inking a two-year overall deal with Walt Disney Co.'s Touchstone Television.