Japanese web Nippon TV's plan to launch a direct-to-home satcaster platform was given a thumbs down by investors, who sent shares in NTV plunging in trading in Tokyo over the past week. NTV president…
Universal Pictures has promoted veteran executive Hollace Davids to senior vice president, special projects. Davids has served as special projects veepee since 1996. She will continue to oversee…
Emmett/Furla Films and Evolution Entertainment are in final negotiations with actor Michael Goorjian ("SLC Punk") to make his feature directorial debut with "Beatrice."
The ratings are beginning to bounce NBC's way as the NBA playoffs move closer to the final round.
German multiplex chain CinemaxX is forming an international division to oversee its ambitious expansion plans, which the company is projecting will equal its domestic market activities by 2005.
Eveo, an online short film aggregator, announced a pact with AtomFilms on Tuesday that would give the Netcaster "first look" rights to license and distribute content submitted to Eveo. In addition…
James King, the cover girl who plays a supporting role in "Pearl Harbor," is next becoming the lead slacker in Destination Films' "Slackers," slated to start lensing June 8. King is also set to…
Heading into next year with seven new shows in primetime, Warner Bros. Television has rewarded a number of key development execs.
In the midst of a hiatus from his singing career, Michael Jackson is now moonwalking on the Web as an Internet investor. The usually low-profile Jackson announced Tuesday that he is a key partner and…
“Big Momma’s House” was written by Darryl Quarles and Don Rhymer; “The Treasure of 125th St.” was written by Lance Crouther and Ali LeRoi, with Rhymer doing a rewrite. Information was incorrect in…