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…
Paul A. Heimbach has been upped to senior veep, chief technology officer at Viacom Inc.
Christopher Davidson has been upped to VP of current programs at CBS Entertainment.
Online video and audio services provider iBeam Broadcasting, which officially deploys its services today, is expected to announce $42 million in a third round of financing collected from Microsoft…
Following the runaway success of "The Sixth Sense," writer-director M. Night Shyamalan has submitted his latest project to Disney.
Children's license broker and merchandiser Igel Media will fall short of projected revenues for this year, the company has reported. Igel also announced that chairman and CEO Christian…