Creative advertising exec Sal Ladestro has been upped to veep of distribution for Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl.
Salma Hayek, the fiery star of Warner Bros.' upcoming "Wild Wild West," is in advanced negotiations to star with Jeff Goldblum in "Shiny New Enemies" for Bel Air Entertainment.
On the eve of the 52nd Cannes Film Festival, sales companies were scrambling to tie up foreign rights to various big Hollywood projects, including the Universal WWII actioner "U-571," starring…
In an attempt to beef up its ranks and expand its services, film marketing ad house Creative Domain on Tuesday tapped former DreamWorks senior marketing exec Peter Adee and Tom Kennedy, MGM/UA's…
A month after leaving CNN, Peter Arnett has signed a deal with the little-known ForeignTV.com, a sign that the correspondent may be having trouble landing another network gig.
NBC has cruised ahead of its primetime Nielsen pursuers in May 3-9 results, as sweeps specials sailed to solid ratings and key series that normally anchor their schedules sank to some historic lows.
Debt-crippled broadcaster Manchete at last has found a buyer in the form of Sao Paulo communications company the Omega Group.
Producers are ready to pull the trigger on John Forster's newest tuner, "Both Barrels," in an Off Broadway run at the Variety Arts.
The title of the NBC two-parter "Atomic Train" remains the same, but the network is making a significant cargo change for its weekend debut.
As he marks a half century in showbiz this year, David L. Wolper is returning to his roots in the documentary field with the creation of WolperDox, a specialty production arm dedicated to new docu…
The CBC specialty news channel Newsworld is going back to its hard news roots.