Canuck finance minister Ralph Goodale has made good on Prime Minister Paul Martin's promise to restore coin to the Canadian Television Fund, slashed from C$100 million ($75 million) to $56 million…
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The Los Angeles Australian Film and Television Assn., with the charming acronym LAAFTA, has changed its moniker to the shorter Australians in Film.
Pixar Animation Studios has tapped former Fox exec Simon Bax to replace Ann Mather as the company's chief financial officer and executive veep, when she retires from the toon giant in May.
Court TV has ordered additional episodes of "Psychic Detectives" and "Masterminds," two investigative series that launched on the network in February.
Kelly O'Connor has been promoted to senior VP of exhibitor services for Warner Bros. Pictures' domestic distribution division.
RIAA is keeping up its furious pace of lawsuits against alleged music pirates, filing its third major round of lawsuits in as many months on Tuesday against 532 individuals.
In an effort to ward off any attempt by Congress to regulate industry content, National Cable & Telecommunications Assn. prexy Robert Sachs announced a new initiative Tuesday to educate parents about…
The Fox network is not without its primetime problems, but it's nothing a little extra "American Idol" can't solve.
Gotham-based specialty distrib ThinkFilm has acquired North American rights to feature-length sports doc "The Boston Red Sox Movie," which opens May 7 in Beantown.
Facts behind the stranger-than-fiction history of Irish lass-turned-Australian Outback wonder woman Daisy Bates are much more compelling than scripter Lynne Kaufman's overly simplified survey of…