Locomotion, which features 24-hour programming of animated shows, series and short films, has made its Latin American cable debut. The channel sports a new look with promo spots and station IDs and…
As expected, Nickelodeon on Thursday formally announced a half-hour expansion of its successful primetime kids block that will find new series running nightly at 8:30 p.m. beginning in fall 1998…
Chase Securities and Bear Stearns have begun selling a $325 million film financing bond issue for DreamWorks Plc, sources said, to finance the company's expected production slate of 16-18 pics over…
Sony Pictures Releasing, which has enjoyed one of the most remarkable reversals of fortune in recent film history, is expected today to smash the all time domestic gross record of $1.202 billion in a…
Shooting has been postponed until February on a $7.5 million Irish black comedy called "Mattie," due to commence Nov. 3.
NBC is close to ordering six more episodes of "When Bloopers Attack" from Dick Clark Prods., after the special gave the Peacock its best Wednesday 8-9 p.m. performance this season, aside from the…
ABC on Wednesday took the unusual step of picking up its Saturday David E. Kelley legal drama "The Practice" through the 1998-1999 season. Sources said the web also has locked in the sophomore TGIF…
United Television, a subsidiary of UPN co-owner Chris-Craft Industries, has struck a deal with HSN's Silver King Broadcasting to buy Silver King's UHF TV station in Baltimore for a hefty $80 million.
Smashing the giant guitar at the Las Vegas Hard Rock Hotel, creating an elephant that behaves like a dog, invoking a newer, buffer Mighty Joe Young -- it's all in a day's work for Dream Quest Images.
The parliamentary watchdog committee that oversees Italy's pubcaster has accused RAI of bias in its coverage of recent political issues.
CBS TeleNoticias launched its pan-regional, interactive news chatshow in Spanish Sunday night. The program "Polos Opuestos" ("Polar Opposites") will air Sunday nights and feature debates among…