Swedish media giant Bonnier's cinema-building arm, SF Bio, has broken ground in Aspen, Colo., on a five-screen, 800-seat theater to be up and running by May.
Fox News Channel will begin offering closed captioning for its weekday broadcasts on Monday, the all-news cabler announced Thursday.
Tajamika Paxton has joined Forest Whitaker's Spirit Dance Entertainment as vice president of production.
Village Roadshow confirmed today it will shutter its L.A-based foreign sales division following the decision to sell its TV production business to Greg Coote and Jeffrey Hayes.
Claudio Sposito, the head of Italian corporate finance at Morgan Stanley-Italy, has been appointed chief executive officer of Silvio Berlusconi's Fininvest.
Edward Feldman has been upped to prexy of Paul Ryan Prods. Feldman was previously sr. VP with the company. Also, Tracy Martin has been appointed as director of development with the company. * * * As…
CBS has accomplished additional strides back toward demographic competitiveness with a strong Wednesday start for its new Faith Ford sitcom "Maggie Winters" and solid slot gains for the premiere of…
The bicoastal bidding war for Oprah Winfrey has begun. Just days after clinching a two-year contract renewal with Winfrey (Daily Variety, Sept. 24), King World Prods. has formally opened the market…
AQS, a long-anticipated Czech acquisitions company, became operational Thursday and former Nova TV head of acquisitions Ondrej Zach assumed the post of managing director of the company.
Gene Autry, the Texas-born crooner who parlayed a career as a singing cowboy in films and TV and as a bestselling recording artist into a diverse business empire, has died.
Disney's Buena Vista TV is treading into the pay-per-view event arena next month with a concert by country music chantoosie Trisha Yearwood.