German kidvid giant EM.TV & Merchandising has confirmed that it actually paid considerably more for the Henson Company than previously reported due to hot trading on the stock market.
GERMANY Producer-distributor Constantin Film has signed an output deal with U.S. production outfit Escape Artists. The $150 million deal gives Constantin theatrical, video, DVD, TV and multimedia…
Will Smith is in talks to step into Fox 2000’s “Phone Booth” and grab the starring role. Smith’s involvement would give a big boost to the project. No director is currently attached, although the…
Creative Artists Agency has signed ExtendMedia, a producer of interactive television services for the Internet, to expand its ties with major broadcasters.
Honoring a Hollywood veteran with strong ties to Italian cinema, the Venice Intl. Film Festival will bestow the Golden Lion for career achievement on Clint Eastwood, whose latest feature, "Space…
African-American characters on primetime television have become "ghettoized" -- concentrated on sitcoms Monday and Friday nights, and on the UPN and the WB networks, a Screen Actors Guild study…
Cable networks are taking up a bigger piece of the national television advertising pie, according to the Cabletelevision Advertising Bureau.
TV manufacturers reached an agreement Wednesday that they say will allow consumers finally to hook up their expensive digital television sets for cable service.
CNN will beef up its West Coast presence to enhance its coverage of the new Internet-fueled economy, Shelby Coffey III, president, CNN Business News and CNNfn, announced Thursday.
Kirk D'Amico's Myriad Pictures has inked Rachael Leigh Cook to star in their upcoming thriller "Conspiracy," slated to begin lensing in May. Jay Lowi, who helmed the award-winning short "12 Stops on…
Organizers of the Cannes Film Festival reacted angrily Wednesday to a French press report suggesting that France's troubled film industry will be the subject of a debate on the eve of the festival.
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