Canada's broadcast regulator has approved CTV's takeover of NetStar Communications, with some strings attached. Although the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunication Commission approved the…
WB Network vet Rusty Mintz has been upped to senior VP of program scheduling for the Frog web. Mintz, who's been with the net since just before its January 1995 launch, will continue to supervise all…
The 15th Annual IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards, held Saturday under a sprawling tent near the Santa Monica beach, hailed Paramount Pictures and MTV Films' "Election" with three of the top awards.
Fueled by the success of "Eyes Wide Shut" and "The Matrix," Warner Bros. Distribution Japan will receive Japan's Minister of Intl. Trade and Industry Award for best motion picture…
Just weeks after successfully whetting exhibs' appetites at ShoWest, Sony has opted to push back summer actioner "The Vertical Limit" to a Dec. 8 release.
Negotiations between union actors and advertisers enter their fifth week today with the current three-year commercials contract due to expire in four more days. The talks will reach a crucial…
Midseason series "Daddio" and "Making the Band" have premiered with winning ratings, in large part driven by dominating scores among the youngest of viewers. In both total viewers and adults 18-49…
Columbia Pictures has signed Robert Harling to adapt "Honeymoon," the Amy Jenkins novel to be published by Little, Brown in England later this year.
The Museum of Television & Radio has unveiled plans to launch an annual Television Documentary Festival, the first edition of which will roll out May 3-21 in New York.
Jason Bateman and Paramount Network Television have locked lips on a deal for Bateman to star in the CBS comedy pilot "Kiss Me Guido." Bateman, known to viewers for his roles as a teen actor in…
Reps of 10,000 unionized film and TV workers have inked a pact with producers aimed at ensuring labor peace in British Columbia until March 31, 2003. "The deal is worth C$700 million ($476 million)…
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