The government financier of 20 Australian films has regained the international distribution rights to those pictures following an out-of-court settlement.
Walt Disney TV president Charles Hirschhorn, who also holds the title of Walt Disney TV animation prexy, has unwittingly created a minor brouhaha at the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Palm Pictures, the company launched earlier this year by Chris Blackwell following his exit from his Polygram-owned Island Records, has acquired Rykodisc, an independent record label, distributor and…
Michael Rosenbaum has joined Selma Blair, Azura Skye, David Moscow and Mary Paige Keller in the ensemble coming-of-age sitcom "Zoe Bean," slated to air on the WB network this fall as a midseason…
One part family homecoming and one part religious revival meeting, the Urbanworld Film Festival found its niche during its second edition, which ran Wednesday through Sunday in Gotham.
New England movie buffs are getting their first extended shot at seeing the Sundance Channel through a launch deal engineered by Sundance with the Massachusetts and New Hampshire cable systems owned…
Andrew Franklin is being upped to executive producer of MSNBC's "Time & Again," the all-news cabler is expected to announce today.
Black Entertainment Television has signed a 10-picture deal with producer Roy Campanella Jr. to produce TV films for BET's cable webs.
The FCC decided Friday to put about 130 TV licenses on the auction block, but bidding will be limited to individuals and companies who have already applied for the licenses in question.
The Joseph Papp Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival has unveiled its 1998/99 season, which features a trio of world premieres, including a new musical by Michael John LaChiusa directed by…
For the first time, boxing will appear on a Turner network when lightweight champion Shane Mosley headlines a Sept. 22 Madison Square Garden fight card on cabler TNT.