Former CBS executive vice president Billy Campbell has been named president of the fledgling Miramax Television division.
Woody Allen's "Celebrity," which focuses on the world of Gotham's famous and infamous, will open the 36th New York Film Festival on Sept. 25.
CZECH REPUBLIC Alena Mullerova, former program director for Kratky Film, has been named director of documentaries at pubcaster Czech TV. She replaces Damien Kausitz, who held the post for the past…
James Cameron, the mastermind behind the box office phenomenon "Titanic," has been selected for induction into the Video Hall of Fame.
Maysville Pictures, the Warner Bros.-based production company for George Clooney and Robert Lawrence, has signed three execs -- senior VP of production Ben Cosgrove, VP of TV development Pam Oas…
Signaling a probable thawing in relations between the Walt Disney Co. and China, the Hollywood studio hopes to get the clearance to release "Mulan" in that territory before the end of this year.
Sony Pictures Entertainment (Japan) along with other software producers will enter the digital videodisc rental market in Japan at about 100 stores in the country, a Japanese financial daily reported…
Russia's newly formed media holding body, VGTRK, has received favorable fiscal terms for future development, chairman Mikhail Shvydkoi told a news conference.
Master P ("I Got the Hook Up") is joining Skeet Ulrich, Russell Wong and Forest Whitaker in the cast of Dimension Films' "Takedown."
Myriad Pictures has acquired North American rights to the German comedy "Knockin' on Heaven's Door," starring Til Schweiger.
The House on Tuesday voted to align U.S. law with two international copyright treaties -- a major step toward easing the fears of studios and diskeries about doing business on the Internet.