Miramax Films has picked up rights in all English-speaking territories except South Africa to the romantic drama "Guinevere" from Millennium Films.
The Independent Film Channel is doing its darndest to ride the indie music biz for promotional clout.
Broadcast TV vet Peter Mathes has been tapped the new head of the Chris-Craft/United TV Group, the core O&O group of the UPN weblet.
Latest Nielsen results show NBC finding its Thursday footing in the post-"Seinfeld" era, ABC solidifying its Friday lead and CBS maintaining control of Saturday, but ABC rookies "Fantasy Island" and…
Internet company Excite has tapped former adman and home-shopping trailblazer Fred Siegel to step in as senior vice president of marketing.
Due to losses incurred from the bear market in Tokyo, Japanese electronics giant Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. Ltd. said on Friday that it has slashed its profits forecast for the first half of…
After years of false starts, the boards of the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists voted Saturday to recommend merging the two unions.
James Cameron's record-breaking epic "Titanic" embarked on its maiden European voyage on homevideo in Italy at midnight Oct. 1, with over 1 million units shipped and an estimated 100,000 copies…
DreamWorks and PDI's "Antz" marched off with an impressive $16.8 million opening, leading a surprisingly robust October box office weekend to a nearly $90 million finish.
The two-day Mipcom Junior screenings ended Sunday with specialists in children's programming warning that there is a glut of animation, much of it of dubious quality.
Astral Communications of Montreal announced Thursday that it has set up a C$10 million ($6.6 million) fund, the Astral Programming Fund, to help finance and produce Canuck TV shows in English and…