Anne Sterling, a veteran of Buena Vista Intl., has been appointed senior VP, production, of the Buena Vista Motion Picture Group.
Eleven Canadians to be given scientific and technical Oscars for three innovations will be honored by the Canadian Consulate at a lunch Thursday. Canadian Oscar nominees in the arts will be…
Director Joel Schumacher will soon turn his attention to a remake of the award-winning French thriller "L'Appartement" ("The Apartment") for Paramount-based Lakeshore Entertainment.
Closing on its third nominee for a foreign-language film Academy Award, Miramax Films has acquired North American rights to Jose Luis Garci's 19th century costumer "The Grandfather."
RTL Television's new gay magazine program, "Anders Trend," has conquered latenight auds.
Kevin Costner will be a presenter at the Academy Awards. This will be his fourth appearance on an Oscarcast. The Academy Awards ceremony, hosted by Whoopi Goldberg, will be presented Sunday, March…
HBO scored its best boxing numbers in four years, a 16.5 Nielsen rating in HBO homes, on Feb. 20 with the live cablecast of the Felix Trinidad-Pernell Whitaker welterweight-title fight.
In what amounts to a Chinese government reconnaissance mission into Hollywood, China's main film org has been meeting all week with studios and producers to encourage co-productions with American and…
Broadcasters are taking DirecTV to court in order to block the satcaster's efforts to keep 2 million subscribers from losing their CBS and Fox feeds by April 30.
The National Endowment for the Arts will distribute $500,000 in matching funds to 12 film archives nationwide, to preserve and showcase decaying "orphan films," or works not preserved by commercial…
Turner South, a regional spin-off channel targeted at the Southeast, will be launched this fall by TBS Superstation, announced Bill Burke, TBS Superstation president.