Under a new Oscar procedure announced Tuesday, a hand-picked group of documentarians will choose 12 Oscar semifinalists in the feature docu category before a wider slice of the membership settles on…
Commercial broadcaster RTL and digital pay TV Premiere World will likely be getting rights to some Champions League soccer matches from Rupert Murdoch's TV TM3 weblet, according to German weekly…
Studios USA has upped Steven Brunell to senior veep and CFO of the company, where he will lead the studio's long-term strategic planning efforts and oversee mergers and acquisitions for the company.
New Line Intl. has shifted "The Wedding Singer," "Rush Hour" and "Blade" from the Cecchi Gori Group to Warner Bros. for distribution in Italy.
CNN will draw on its 34 news bureaus around the world and its 850 global affiliates to mount 100 hours of programming tied to the millennium.
A provider of custom CDs and digitally downloadable music online, Musicmaker.com has pacted with Photo-Me Intl. to place CD-making kiosks in retail music stores and shopping malls in the U.S. and…
Loews Cineplex Intl. and Far East Telecom have pacted to develop, construct and operate multiplexes in Vietnam.
Cynthia Lieberman has been tapped VP of off-net and special projects for the domestic division of Paramount TV.
Cyberbuzz is giving Hollywood a case of the crazies. On the one hand, movies such as "The Blair Witch Project" and Tim Burton's upcoming "Sleepy Hollow" benefit richly from positive gossip on the…
Arnold Entertainment's David and Dannel Arnold have acquired "Smile Now, Cry Later," on which they will collaborate with Los Angeles Police Officer Chris Dunn.
Miami-Dade County Commissioners handed the cable industry a big victory by voting Tuesday against imposing any restrictions on cable companies that want to give their own Internet companies preferred…