Star TV India is reported to be in discussion with MGM to launch a new MGM Movie channel on the Star TV platform in India.
Academy Award-winning digital-effects artists Mark Lasoff has joined Santa Monica-based Station X Studios as a special visual effects supervisor for both features and commercials.
Mel Gibson and Bruce Davey's Icon Prods. are in talks with Paramount Pictures to develop and co-finance a feature version of '60s sitcom "Hogan's Heroes" as a starring vehicle for Gibson.
The Golf Channel will premiere its biggest original production, a two-hour documentary of golf legend Arnold Palmer, on Oct. 28 at 9 p.m.
Spelling Television has upped Steve Tann to senior veepee of current series programming and creative affairs.
Taking a cue from alternative fests such as Slamdance, four directors who met at last year's Independent Feature Film Market are back at this year's market promoting their own mini-festival.
MGM has officially unveiled two new syndie TV projects, barely a month after a cash crunch forced the studio to bring a halt to its TV development activities.
Sun TV will become one of the first private TV channels in India to begin direct satellite uplinking after Information and Broadcasting Minister Sushma Swaraj allowed such facilities for private…
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Miramax Films has acquired North American rights to "Ordinary Decent Criminal" from Icon Entertainment Intl. Pic, which begins lensing Tuesday in Ireland, stars Kevin Spacey and Linda Fiorentino…
Terry Jones' screen version of "The Wind and the Willows," which features such fellow Monty Python alumni as Eric Idle, Michael Palin, John Cleese and Steve Coogan, will be the opening night…