After basking in the overwhelming success of “Behind the Music,” VH1 has returned to its first franchise: “Storytellers.” The series, which generally finds a singer-songwriter explaining the creative…
Last year's double Oscar winner Roberto Benigni will return to next month's kudocast as a presenter.
Warren Stein has been upped to chief operating officer at post-production company Deluxe Laboratories.
The sixth annual Avignon/New York Film Festival will roll out two dozen French and American indie films, including the U.S. preem of Cannes official selection "Happy Lives" helmed by Jacques Maillot.
As the 50th-anniversary edition of the Berlin Intl. Film Fest kicked off Wednesday night, guests surveying the fest's new digs on Potsdamer Platz pronounced the new facilities more than fit.
Jan Hatcher has been tapped senior VP of distribution for Lifetime Entertainment Services, which encompasses both Lifetime Television and Lifetime Movie Network.
GERMANY In an effort to improve the state of German film, the Federal Film Board is increasing its funding from DM 15.5 million ($7.8 million) a year to $9.1 million. The amount is to be increased…
Last year’s Academy Award winner for supporting actor, James Coburn, has nabbed a presenter spot for March’s Oscarcast. In addition to “Affliction,” Coburn has recently starred in the film “Payback”…
Munich-based Advanced Medien's revenues hit DM63 million ($33 million) in 1999, up from $8.3 million in '98.
Costas Mandylor (“Picket Fences”) will be heading to Vancouver to co-star with Jack Nicholson in “The Pledge,” directed by Sean Penn. He’ll next be seen in UPN’s “Secret Agent Man,” a series set to…
GERMANY BERLIN — German film and licensing group Intertainment is boasting dramatic increases in its overall figures last year. The Munich-based company posted DM 53 million ($28 million) in revenues…