Netizens hoping to tap into this spring's American Film Market are in luck -- Filmbazaar.com is launching a Web site so AFM buyers and sellers can make their transactions online.
John Larkin, a jazz pianist and songwriter who turned his lifelong stuttering problem into international acclaim as a scat singer, died Dec. 3 of lung cancer at his home in Los Angeles. He was 57. A…
Joseph Heller, novelist, TV writer, playwright and screenwriter whose darkly comic first novel (later a movie) “Catch-22″ defined the paradox of the modern no-win dilemma and added a phrase to the…
James Hedges has been tapped senior veep of finance at ABC Entertainment Television Group.
INDIA French satellite channel TV5 has announced plans to expand operations in India. The scheme includes a direct tie-up with Indian cable operators and one-to-one marketing to viewers through…
Maura J. Regan has been tapped director of Asia licensing for Children’s Television Workshop. Regan will manage all licensing and merchandising for “Sesame Street,” as well as new Workshop business…
It turns out that it was easier lining up the president of the United States for a White House conference on the V-chip than it was getting commitments from network prexys.
Rick Danko, the bassist whose distinctively high-pitched and soulful voice shaped the music of the Band, died at his home in upstate New York on Friday, the day after he turned 56. Cause of death was…
Pioneer Entertainment has inked a homevideo distrib deal with Regent Entertainment. The pact's frosh effort is the video release of Regent's William Shatner starrer "Free Enterprise," currently in…
VCL Film + Medien AG is expecting revenues of DM 90 million ($47 million) and profits before interest, taxes and depreciation (EBITDA), of $17 million this year. Company officials say business in DVD…