The Spanish Parliamentary Commission approved a draft modification of the EU's Television Without Frontiers directive, which stipulates that Spanish nets must commit 5% of their total annual revenue…
Glenn Close will star in and executive produce a third installment of "Sarah, Plain and Tall" for Hallmark Hall of Fame and CBS, with filming to begin March 22.
Indie film producer Artisan Pictures will begin producing series directly for pay and basic cable nets later this year, said Amir Malin, president of Artisan Entertainment.
Fox News Channel kept up its January Nielsen momentum last month, scoring its second consecutive primetime ratings win over rival MSNBC.
Nick Cassavetes has entered the revolving door that takes Hollywood directors on short Madison Avenue stints by becoming the latest to sign on with Creative Film Management International.
The president of Venezuela's film commission is resigning to pursue work in television. Abdel Guerere, 42, has served 4-1/2 years at the Centro Nacional Autonomo de Cinematografia (CNAC).
Producer and unit production manager Tom Joyner will receive the Directors Guild of America's Frank Capra achievement award at the guild's 51st annual awards show Saturday.
In a deal that's creating a Broadway theater domino effect, Disney Theatricals is planning to bring Elton John and Tim Rice's "Elaborate Lives: The Legend of Aida," to the Nederlander-owned Palace…
Alec Baldwin, Emily Watson, Jon Voight and Cuba Gooding Jr. have been confirmed as presenters for Sunday's fifth annual Screen Actors Guild Awards.
A who's who of Australian media, entertainment and politics gathered at a bash Monday to bow Foxtel's DTH satellite service, which doubles the feevee cabler's potential audience to 4.5 million homes.
Successful sweeps-month events such as ''The '60s'' and ''Alice in Wonderland'' have brought NBC home first in this year's February sweeps, but even as CBS conceded the month to NBC in households…