Universal Studios Home Video has tapped independent homevideo promo whiz Barbara Watts as veep.
Like for most major awards, E! Entertainment Network takes to the airwaves early on Sept. 12 with 10 hours of live coverage while Fox will offer a one-hour pre-show.
Competition is slimmer this year at the Montreal World Film Festival, with the selection dipping to 19 pics from 24 last year, and with North American and big Hollywood pics keeping a low profile in…
The biggest fringe festival on the continent, known this year as "Bride of Frankenfringe," opens a 10-day run on Friday with 150 productions on 11 stages.
Determined to become a truly global distributor, Universal Pictures Intl. is plotting to establish outposts in Latin America and South Korea.
Screen Actors Guild president Richard Masur's rulings against efforts to renew an investigation into an internal election last fall were overturned Monday.
When you are a network that relies on pledge breaks and corporate sponsorship for survival, the money left over to promote programs and individuals for Emmy consideration can probably fit in Kermit…
Disney has snatched up a pitch tentatively titled "Area 99" from scribe Neil Tolkin.
American sports film company the Big Fights has lost an Australian court tussle in which it claimed copyright over films of the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games.
B.J. Miller has joined the Kushner-Locke Co. as senior veep of operations, international division.
Barry Diller's USA Broadcasting has appointed Susie Arnett to VP of development for all 13 TV stations in the group.