Fox Broadcasting has made a 13-episode on-air commitment for an hourlong drama-like skein described as a nonfiction version of "My So-Called Life."
French film group Pathe is bidding to buy Virgin Entertainment's U.K. cinema chain.
In a first flurry of purchases in the run-up to the London Screenings, Paris-based sales and financing company Pandora has concluded major European territory deals on its four-pic slate for the…
Reed Diamond and Richard Lee Jackson have signed to appear in William Bindley's indie "Madison."
MGM banged out its first full quarterly profit since 1988 as studio execs talked up their film slate and upcoming TV deals, including the possible acquisition of a television station group.
Harvey Entertainment has tapped former Universal Television legal exec Glenn R. Weisberger to be senior veep and general counsel.
Fox Searchlight Pictures has upped Joe Pichirallo to senior vice president of production at the specialized division of Fox Filmed Entertainment.
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired North American rights to Iranian director Majid Majidi's "The Color of Paradise."
The Avnet/Kerner Co. in conjunction with the Walt Disney Co. has closed a pact with David Kaczynski, brother of convicted Unabomber Ted Kaczynski, to make a feature film based on David's life.
United News & Media is in talks to buy out HBO's 50% stake in ITEL, the British TV distrib co-owned by the two companies.
Acclaimed helmers Michael Apted, Peter Sellars and Scott Hicks are part of an impressive roster of talent confirmed for the 6th Australian International Documentary Conference to be held in Adelaide…