The USA network is hoping to capture a mass audience with a series about a mother-and-daughter team of bounty hunters, greenlighting "The Huntress" for 13 hourlong episodes.
Javier Ramirez, CEO of Spanish exhib circuit Cines Abaco, has been appointed general manager of Central de Actividades y Exhibicion Cinematografica (CAEC), Spain's new and biggest exhibition loop.
Woody Allen has signed a three-picture domestic distribution deal with DreamWorks, just after ending his association with Jean Doumanian's Sweetland Films (Daily Variety, March 17).
Embattled Canadian TV producer Cinar Corp. announced Wednesday that it has inked an interim agreement with Nassau-based Globe-X Management to allow it to assess investments made by Globe-X with Cinar…
Liberty Digital has invested an undisclosed amount in e-tailer Kozmo.com, which speeds up the Internet to home delivery service.
Italy's leading commercial TV player Mediaset has staged virtually a clean sweep of Sunday night's major Oscar winners, securing free-to-air broadcast rights to "American Beauty," "The Matrix" and…
Lions Gate Films is either making a generous offer to Webheads, or else is whipping up a safe but attention-grabbing PR ploy.
In an effort to boost circulation of its resident magazine, Film Comment, and to forge a closer relationship between the monthly and its repertory house, the Walter Reade Theater, the Film Society of…
KCOP news director Steve Cohen, credited with boosting the UPN affil's only news hour, is ankling to become VP-general manager of Salt Lake City ABC affil KTVX-TV.
Parker Posey will join Rachel Leigh Cook in Universal's "Josie and the Pussycats," taking on the role of a sexy and manipulative recording industry executive and band manager.
Scribe-producer Jeff Strauss ("Friends," "Then Came You") has inked a rich new overall deal with 20th Century Fox Television.
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