What began as a friendly arrangement for Paragon Entertainment Corp. to acquire control of Lacewood, an Ottawa-based animation company, has turned into a bitter power struggle.
Nelvana Ltd. executive VP Eleanor Olmstead will leave the company Oct. 31 to pursue other interests, the Toronto-based animation production house said Monday.
Peter O'Brian, the Canadian producer of award-winning films "The Grey Fox" and "My American Cousin," has joined forces with Noble House Communications Inc. with the aim of building it into a new…
Mandalay Television chairman Peter Guber has swapped a piece of his entertainment empire for a stake in a new Canadian film and television production company.
ExpressVu Inc. says it will launch its direct-to-home satellite television service on Sept. 10, becoming the second such player in the Canadian market.
CTV Television Network, Canada's only privately owned national television network, has a controlling shareholder for the first time in its 35-year history.
Sheldon Wiseman, forced to give up control of his Lacewood Group of companies to Paragon Entertainment Corp. last month, is developing a new TV series utilizing the talents of Leslie Nielsen through…
Sales of pics "The Sweet Hereafter" and "In the Company of Men" pumped up first-quarter profit at Alliance Communications Corp.
Nelvana Ltd.'s strategic shift from third-party service productions to proprietary production has generated more profit on lower revenue.
The world premiere of Jean-Jacques Annaud's "Seven Years in Tibet" will be the closing gala presentation of the Toronto Intl. Film Festival on Sept. 13, fest director Piers Handling told a news…
Rave reviews for Livent Inc.'s Los Angeles production of "Ragtime" came too late to pump up second-quarter financial results.