Germany's Advanced Medien has upped its stake in Wolfgang Petersen's Red Cliff Prods. from 49% to 51%.
The second edition of the Latin Grammys will be held in Miami on Sept. 12, Recording Academy execs and local politicos will announce today.
Joe Eszterhas, the writer who seemed at war with Hollywood through much of his career, has quietly packed his bags and gone away without good-byes to friends or associates.
Christopher Walken has closed a deal to play the lead human in the largely animatronic "The Country Bears" for the Walt Disney Co. (Daily Variety, Feb. 27).
Granada Kids, subsid of U.K.'s Granada, and U.S. children's media company JP Kids are to co-produce up to four children's and family shows per year.
As the freshest title among the Oscar-wreathed films, "Traffic" looks set to reap the most benefit from its awards, while "Gladiator" appears to have just about run its chariot race, and there's not…
German kidvidder EM.TV is launching its branded Junior programming block in Russia. The Junior blocks now air in 11 territories.
There are major changes afoot at this year's Cannes Film Fest -- even the pic-selection process is shifting.
Tom Tardio, CEO of praisery Rogers & Cowan, has been named CEO of North America for parent company Weber Shandwick Worldwide. He will remain CEO of Rogers & Cowan, the agency's specialized…
A scene in South Africa's popular daily drama "Yizo Yizo" showing the prison rape of a gangster who had raped a schoolgirl has outraged local auds.
"First Years" has seen its last days: NBC canceled the legal drama Tuesday.