PORTLAND, Ore.-- Ron Berger lobbied for votes into the early morning hours Tuesday, but the Rentrak chairman and former CEO said that it appeared the dissident group seeking control of the company…
Studios USA Domestic TV has inked an overall multiyear talk and reality deal, the first of its kind for the syndie studio, with vet talk producer Mark Lipinski.
Continuing its buying spree, Joe Roth's Revolution Studios has tapped scribe Ricky Blitt to pen the comedy "Plain White Rapper."
Jean-Marie Messier Tuesday brushed off suggestions that the weak euro could jeopardize the three-way merger between Vivendi, Canal Plus, and Seagram. On Monday night, the Vivendi chairman said in a…
Films from Asia, Quebec and Western Canada will highlight the 19th Vancouver Intl. Film Festival, which opens Friday and runs through Oct. 5. A total of 200 feature films and 102 shorts will screen…
Screenplay software venture Final Draft has inked a deal with delivery giant UPS to securely deliver scripts on the Web. Final Draft users will be able to e-mail documents and follow them using UPS'…
Silvio Berlusconi's TV group Mediaset and Dutch-based Endemol Entertainment will join forces in Italy via Endemol's unit Aran, Berlusconi's son Piersilvio said at a convention in Monte Carlo.
The TV project that Imagine Television had been developing with Ryan Seacrest, "Seacrest@Night," has been scrapped in lieu of a new vehicle for the radio personality to be co-produced by Imagine and…
J.R. DeLang has been named senior veep of post-production operations of Fox Filmed Entertainment. DeLang will oversee divisions of the company including sound and video post-production services…
Hollywood and its marketing practices once again consumed attention on Capitol Hill Wednesday, as key lawmakers promoted passage of an exemption to antitrust laws allowing the entertainment industry…
UPN Entertainment prexy Tom Nunan has been elected head of the Hollywood Radio & TV Society.