Satcaster DirecTV will launch a Spanish-lingo service in key U.S. Hispanic markets beginning next month.
The Sundance Film Festival is accepting entries for its 2000 fest running Jan. 20-30 in Park City, Utah, the Sundance Institute announced Wednesday at the Independent Feature Film Market.
George Litto Pictures has named Richard S. Guardian as international sales consultant, Michael S. Glick as senior veep of production administration and Michael Donohew as senior veep of business…
Spanish private broadcaster Tele 5 has unveiled a 12-film slate, which almost overnight establishes it as one of the country's most powerful producers.
Jane Williams has been promoted to senior veep of business affairs for New Line Cinema and Fine Line Features.
The Walt Disney Co. named Sanford Litvack vice chairman of its board of directors Thursday in what industry insiders called a gesture of gratitude for his service to the company and especially for…
Tim Allen will host the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' salute to the 70th anniversary of USC's School of Cinema-Television on Sept. 30.
As part of a push to beef up Stream's subscriber count and programming, the recently installed partners behind the startup Italian digital platform are establishing Stream Intl., a division to be…
Oscar winner Sissy Spacek will star in the upcoming CBS telepic "Songs in Ordinary Time," based on the bestseller by Mary McGarry Morris. She'll play a vulnerable divorcee who falls under the spell…
In a major development coup for NBC, former "Seinfeld" sidekick Michael Richards will reunite with a trio of former "Seinfeld" staffers to create a new sitcom targeted for the Peacock's midseason…
Proving that it's still a major competitor in the vidgame console wars, Sega said Thursday that its latest Dreamcast system has topped the 500,000 mark two weeks after its bow.