John Fremes, president of Le Monde Entertainment, has ankled the Alliance Atlantis Communications genre division. Fremes, who has headed Le Monde for six years, is departing to establish his own…
On the eve of the 10th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown, Beijing authorities have issued an order to pull CNN's signal from top hotels and foreign compounds until June 8. The order…
Just days after the broadcast webs booked a record $7 billion in the upfront ad market, the cable webs have sold large chunks of inventory at healthy percentage price increases in the double digits.
The Hollywood Black Film Festival is soliciting entries for its second annual festival for black filmmakers, Feb. 24-28 in Culver City.
With ABC and its affils one day away from what promises to be a particularly contentious annual confab, word surfaced late Thursday of new proposals from the Alphabet web aimed to move the sides…
Steven Spielberg's World War II drama "Saving Private Ryan" stormed video stores over the Memorial Day weekend, beating out Fox's "There's Something About Mary" as the most rented, highest…
Writer-producer James H. Korris (TV's "La Femme Nikita") has been tapped exec director of USC's entertainment technology center.
The Swedish film "Show Me Love" will be the curtain raiser for the 17th L.A. Gay & Lesbian Film Festival, aka Outfest '99, which runs July 8-18. Organizers also announced the rollout of a touring…
Miami-based Mas Canosa, a company controlled by the Mas Canosa family, is selling its stake in troubled Argentine MSO Supercanal.
Mary Jane Skalski is ankling her position as VP of creative affairs at Good Machine to create a feature film division at Hungry Man Films.