Richard Cohen, president of MGM Home Entertainment and Consumer Products, has been named senior VP at Internet streaming pioneer RealNetworks.
Columbia TriStar Intl. TV has tapped Alejandro Garcia Ramon to work in its Latin American division. He will report directly to Dorien Sutherland, managing director for Latin America and the Caribbean.
The Export-Union of German Films will stage the first annual Festival of German Cinema Los Angeles Nov. 3-9.
Veteran reality factory Nash Entertainment continues its move into feature films, snagging worldwide rights to a manuscript whose author claims Arthur Conan Doyle may have murdered the real creator…
New Line Cinema is finalizing a deal to license videogame rights to its "The Lord of the Rings" film trilogy to vidgame giant Electronic Arts. Next to "Harry Potter" (which EA obtained during the…
Has "Seussical" become a Velcro show to which every piece of bad news sticks? Now comes word that the Lynn Ahrens/Stephen Flaherty tuner has pushed back its first preview date from Oct. 18 to Oct. 29…
Pubcasters ARD and ZDF are ready to trade some of the rights to upcoming Olympic Games broadcasts to media mogul Leo Kirch in exchange for a stake in his lucrative soccer rights, the Suddeutsche…
Revenues for Intl. Peace Arch Entertainment jumped to C$11.7 million ($7.7 million) in the six months ended July 31 compared with $3 million for the previous year's period. In July, Vancouver-based…
The Mouse has expanded title and duties for Anne Sweeney, prexy of ABC Cable Networks Group and Disney Channel, to include the role of prexy of Disney Channel Worldwide.
AOL Latin America has formed a strategic alliance with Abrenuncio, publisher of Colombia's Cambio magazine.