CanWest Global Communications and Astral Television Networks are seeking a Canuck specialty license for an independent filmmakers channel.
Shareholders on Tuesday approved the merger of two of Germany's three big commercial webs, SAT.1 and ProSieben.
UCLA was among 22 film and television archives nationwide that were awarded grants Thursday by the National Film Preservation Foundation (NFPF).
Martin Scorsese is on board to direct the adaptation of "Gucci: A House Divided," a biography optioned by Artists Production Group. Barbara De Fina, Scorsese's partner in Cappa Prods., will produce…
The Screen Actors Guild, attempting to soften the sting of its four-month strike against advertisers, has announced a $500,000 national strike relief fund for actors who have exhausted their benefits.
Lee Tamahori is in final negotiations to helm the thriller "Basic" at Sony-based Phoenix Pictures.
In the latest incident in a bizarre year for awards shows, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences omitted one of the five Emmy nominees -- the HBO comedy spec "Chris Rock: Bigger and Badder "…
Walt Disney's Internet Group has struck a deal to set up a Disney subscriber site on the Internet cell phone service from leading Japanese mobile telecom carrier NTT Docomo.
Fox Kids Network got an early start on the fall season last Saturday, taking its broadcast competition to the cleaners in the process.
In the first seven months of this year, Barrandov film studio has generated revenues of just over $12 million, compared to $14 million for all of 1999.