Teutonic helmer Volker Schlondorff has blasted the growing volume of German investment money flowing into Hollywood productions and took a shot at fellow German filmmaker Roland Emmerich for…
Tom Freston, chairman of MTV Networks, said MTV has at last come up with a general entertainment network of its own. While the initials, TNN, will stay the same, the name changes to the National…
Prolific novelist James Ellroy ("L.A. Confidential") has elected to exec produce "Detour," based on the book by Cheryl Crane and Cliff Jahr, for ABC television. Pic would rep his first such effort.
Three weeks after CNN News Group shuffled its executive ranks, the cable news network Monday unveiled more management changes to complete the restructuring.
At the fourth annual Gordon Parks Independent Film Awards, held Monday night at the DGA Theater in Gotham, Paul Francis received the directing award for his work-in-progress "Malfunction" and Rodney…
Miramax confirmed Monday that seven marketing department staffers have been pinkslipped. Among those cut were creative ad department head John Fahy and longtime marketing department editor Chip…
Disney's Buena Vista Intl. has signaled its intention to cease laying off foreign rights to films as it remains highly active in buying Hollywood-produced and indigenous pictures.
It's official: TV Academy members will once again cast votes from their own couches rather than the confines of a Beverly Hills hotel next year.
Six projects from the IFP Market will be shown on the IFP Web site at www.ifp.org. today, Wednesday and Thursday.
Choreography agents Julie McDonald and Tony Selznick have ankled Kazarian/Spencer Associates, taking with them their entire client roster and agents Arla Dietz-Baim and Anie Dizon, to launch their…
Digital video recording service TiVo has partnered with cabler Starz Encore Group to jointly develop subscription video on demand and pay-per-view services.