The return to health of 20th Century Fox and HarperCollins, as well as stronger profits from television, enabled News Corp. to post a net profit of $233 million in its fourth quarter compared with a…
Munich-based film fund Hollywood Partners is investing 36 million marks ($20 million) in international productions.
Kelly Kulchack has rejoined Fox Broadcasting Co. as a vice president of comedy development, reporting to senior VP Cheryl Bayer.
Christy Callahan, a former director of development at Touchstone Pictures, has joined Steve Reuther's Bel Air Entertainment as a VP of production.
NBC has renewed and expanded its exclusive relationship with Brazilian cabler Superstation.
Twentieth TV's "Forgive or Forget" talkshow harvested a 1.6 rating for the week ended Aug. 2, its best Nielsen since the show premiered in firstrun syndication June 8.
Steven Wright, last seen in "Half Baked," has inked for a small role in Albert Brooks' "The Muse" for October Films.
Viacom will not join Universal, Discovery and pay TV programmer Flextech in seeking a judicial review of new regulations dismantling the practice of bundling cable and satellite TV channels in the…
Slamdance '99 has officially opened its call to entries for its fifth edition, which runs Jan. 23-30.
Filmmakers seeking Oscars next March for scientific and technical achievements have until Monday to submit entries for consideration in the 71st Academy Awards.
German indie distrib Kinowelt Medien has acquired Swiss distributor Rialto Film, Kinowelt announced on Wednesday in Munich.