MTV's previously announced entry into Russia will become a reality Sept. 25 when Viacom's musicvid channel begins broadcasting in the Moscow and St. Petersburg markets.
Tom Hanks is set for a special guest shot on next month’s primetime Emmy Awards. Also set as presenters on the 50th annual event are Emmy-nominated thesps Chris Rock and Gillian Anderson. Hanks, an…
Thirty years after quintessential Czech new wave film "All My Good Countrymen" was released, that film's director Vojtech Jasny has returned to his homeland to make a feature film.
Members of East West Players, the country's oldest Asian-Pacific theater, have elected Lynn Fukuhara-Arthurs to the chairmanship of the board of directors.
Andy Friendly has been upped to prexy of firstrun programming and production for King World Prods.
Satcasters were handed a mixed bag by the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday.
Tim Hill, who has an overall deal in animation at Disney, will make his feature helming debut with "Muppets in Space" for the Jim Henson Co. and Columbia Pictures.
News net CBS TeleNoticias is in danger of losing its single biggest Latino market, as its Mexico City carrier, CNI-Canal 40, has signed a deal with No. 2 broadcaster TV Azteca.
Rainbow Media will launch three New York MSG Metro channels to 1 million Cablevision System homes tonight at 8 p.m.
Radio with pictures? Shock jock Howard Stern will deliver that and more with a Saturday latenight TV vehicle set to bow this month with the mixed-media title of "The Howard Stern Radio Show."
Bill Paxton, the thesp who most recently appeared as the modern-day treasure hunter in James Cameron’s “Titanic,” has signed with Endeavor. Since his salad days as a set decorator for Roger Corman’s…