Nielsen Media Research said Thursday it has upped John Dimling to the post of chairman-CEO. He had been prexy-CEO.
Minister for Information and Broadcasting Sushma Swaraj will lead a film and TV delegation to the U.S. June 13-20 to promote homegrown fare. Delegation will meet execs from Columbia TriStar…
Dan Hedaya ("Mulholland Drive") and Kate Burton ("The Ice Storm") have joined the cast of the teen thriller "swimfan85," a production of Greene-Street Films and Cobalt Media Partners in association…
Professional theater in D.C. was saluted last week during the 17th annual Helen Hayes Awards, which honored artists and productions from 11 different theater companies. Signature Theater's production…
The Enterprise has a new captain: After weeks of negotiations, Scott Bakula is officially on board the next "Star Trek" series.
Kevin Donovan is being fitted for formal-wear: The commercials helmer will make his feature helming debut in "The Tuxedo" for DreamWorks Pictures.
Off-lot production in Los Angeles kept up a powerful pace in early May, reflecting earlier efforts to stockpile in case writers and actors went on strike.
Producer John Fogel's JAF Entertainment has sold spec script "Protection" to Fox-based Davis Entertainment for low- against mid-six figures.
Frosh FCC chair Michael Powell on Thursday picked Washington telecom attorney W. Kenneth Ferree to head up the regulatory agency's cable division.
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Send in the clones: In an attempt to tap into "Pokemon" mania, Konami Corp, a major Japanese vidgame manufacturer, has inked a licensing deal with 4Kids Entertainment of New York to market the…