U.K's Channel Four Television's program "Granton Star House" won the Prix Italia 1998 for TV fiction, a jury representing nine international broadcasters announced Saturday in Assisi, Italy.
Kieran Culkin, Heavy D and Delroy Lindo have joined the cast of Miramax Films' "The Cider House Rules," which began shooting Monday in New England.
Bicoastal digital animation and effects house Blue Sky/VIFX ("Blade," "Armageddon," "The X-Files") has been awarded visual effects work for the Warner Bros. actioner "Chill Factor" from Morgan Creek…
The Entertainment Internet Inc. announced Monday it will purchase CastNet.com, an Internet-based casting service with more than 30,000 members.
Leading kidvid producer Ron Saunders has been tapped to the post of general manager of network television at Oz pubcaster ABC-TV, replacing celebrated drama producer Penny Chapman who ankled several…
Former "Cheers" star Bebe Neuwirth has joined the cast of the A&E/Granada Media telepic "Dash and Lilly."
France's leading national broadcaster, TF1, has posted first-half 1998 profits of 532 million francs ($95 million), a 52% increase over the same period last year.
Paramount Pictures and Donald De Line have finalized their anticipated three-year, first-look deal, under which the former Touchstone Pictures production topper has established the De Line Pictures…
Commercial Slovak broadcaster Markiza TV was fined $110,000 (3.5 million Slovak crowns) by the Slovak Broadcasting Council. The station was accused of breaking the media law and its licensing…
Supermodel Naomi Campbell has inked to join Eric Thal ("Six Degrees of Separation") in the thriller "Prisoner of Love" for Lions Gate Films, now shooting in Toronto.
Focusing on the distaff side of executive suites in its Oct. 12 issue, Fortune magazine weighs in with its ranking of "The 50 Most Powerful Women in American Business," and entertainment, media and…