Sony Signatures has landed the worldwide licensing, tour merchandising and e-commerce rights to teen music queen Britney Spears.
Hoping to trump Roger Burlage's takeover bid, which is just days away from closing, Artisan Entertainment was poised late Tuesday to make a last-minute counter offer for Harvey Entertainment, home of…
Gotham-based post-production house Unitel Video's financial woes deepened in the three months to February as its losses rose and it defaulted on its main credit line, the company reported Tuesday.
Producer Gale Anne Hurd has tapped former Lobell-Bergman exec Kelly Campbell as director of development of her Paramount-based Pacific Western Prods.
Fox's Twentieth Television syndie arm has promoted five key sales execs, reflecting the growth of the division's sales activity amid a banner year for Fox-produced network and syndie fare.
Fine Line Features has greenlit its first production in almost two years, the 1960s-set drama "The Invisible Circus," starring Cameron Diaz.
Despite a surge in business brought about by the exhib industry's building trend, theater equipment manufacturer Ballantyne of Omaha, Neb., suffered a slight dip in first-quarter earnings to $1.83…
With creator David E. Kelley promising to write this season's finale and next season's premiere, CBS is now planning to renew "Chicago Hope" for another season, although several cast members…
Niche players Indican Pictures and Phaedra announced theatrical acquisitions of American indies over the weekend at the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival.
Giant-screen success "Everest" swept the first Maximum Image Awards, an awards program initiated by Imax Corp. to recognize artistic achievement in large-format filmmaking.