NBC has upped standards and practices czar Rosalyn Weinman to a newly created position overseeing Gotham-based entertainment programming. Thursday's move is expected to lead to the departure of the…
The Independent Film Channel will provide exclusive live U.S. coverage of the opening-night and closing-night ceremonies of the 52nd annual Cannes Intl. Film Festival, the cable web announced…
Pixar Animation Studios said Thursday that net income dropped 76% to $900,000 in the first quarter as revenues fell 31% to $3.4 million.
With only two Hollywood studio pics, and not many laughs on display, it seems the Competition lineup for the 1999 Cannes Film Festival (May 12-23) will go down as a hefty artistic sandwich composed…
Jennifer Jason Leigh and Brad Renfro are close to a deal to star in Trimark Pictures' "Skipped Parts," directed by Tamara Davis.
Herbert Kloiber's Munich based Tele-Munchen, the rights trading, production and television group, has taken a 26% stake in Austrian regional cable channel Wien 1, one of a spate of local channels…
European broadcasting giant CLT-Ufa's 1998 revenues were Euro 3,085 billion ($3.27 billion), an increase of 9%, the company announced Thursday.
Snaring an opportunity to show off their pipes, Ewan McGregor and Nicole Kidman are set to star in Baz Luhrmann's next film, "Moulin Rouge," a musical set in 1899, for 20th Century Fox.
It's official: Polygram's domestic TV operation is staying put at Universal, the studio confirmed Thursday (Daily Variety , March 25).
Are Oscar tickets really "not for sale" and "non-transferable?" At least that's what a California judge has ruled. California Superior Court judge David Horowitz has ruled in favor of the Academy of…