Kinowelt Intl. and Poland's Best Film will launch a distribution and sales operation, Best Film Intl., in August.
The Universal Music Group (UMG) and Spanish media company Prisa have signed a definitive agreement to create a Latin music record label, Muxxic Latina.
Director Randal Kleiser ("Grease," "White Fang") has joined USC's fledgling Institute for Creative Technologies and will write and direct a production on how virtual reality and simulation…
Move over "Survivor." The Fox Family Channel" is readying its own voyeur reality series called "Race Around the World" in which two families travel the globe competing for cash. Fox Family plans to…
The fourth annual Los Angeles Latino Intl. Film Festival will broadcast three gala events live on www.latinofilm.org, allowing fans to watch the Egyptian Theater-based happenings as they unfold.
Michael Schneider has been upped to television editor of Daily Variety and Variety. Schneider will share the position with Josef Adalian, who has held the title since last October. As TV editors…
Mike Myers sued Universal Pictures Monday, alleging that the studio tried to bully him into making the "Dieter" movie with an unacceptable script. In an unusual move, Myers and his wife Robin Ruzan…
The world's most visited amusement park, Tokyo Disneyland, added a little more magic on Friday with the opening of a new entertainment area and hotel near the park grounds.
"Freaks and Geeks," the critically acclaimed series that just ended its run on NBC, will find new life on Fox Family Channel. The cabler has acquired multi-year off-network rights to the series from…
Screen Actors Guild president William Daniels has blasted Texas Gov. George W. Bush for using nonunion actors in a presidential campaign commercial, two months after a commitment to use SAG…
Participants in the 3rd Brazilian Cinema Congress issued a manifesto of 69 demands, proposals and resolutions that they hope will lift the national film biz out of its crisis.