The Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors has announced the nominees for its 17th annual Honors Awards.
Trimark's online venture CinemaNow has acquired 'Net streaming rights to 400 films from leading Hong Kong-based distrib Tai Seng Video.
Viewer's Choice, the largest distributor of pay-per-view movies and events, is going after boxing and wrestling fans with something new: knock-down, drag-out clashes between mechanical robots armed…
Court TV has given the go-ahead to one of the most ambitious projects in its history, "Mug Shots," a nightly hourlong biographical docu on a notorious criminal.
Michael B. Seligman, who has associate produced the Academy Awards for 22 years, will serve as exec producer of the next Oscar show, according to telecast producers Richard D. Zanuck and Lili Fini…
Cablevision Systems’ stock will migrate to the New York Stock Exchange Dec. 7, leaving the smaller AMEX market where it currently trades. Shares of the Bethpage, N.Y.-based media group rose on the…
When they look back at the 20th century, box-office historians will likely hold up this past weekend as a textbook example of Disney's family holiday mojo. Mouse House animated pic "Toy Story 2" saw…
On the heels of his feature directorial debut, “Being John Malkovich,” Spike Jonze is in discussions with MTV about creating a series for the music cabler. Sources say Jonze is close to signing a…
Former BBC and Discovery Communications exec Liz Barron has been tapped VP of programming for BBC America.
After months of wrangling and rumors, U.S. investment company Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst and Spanish telco Telefonica have reached a preliminary agreement to split most of their jointly held…