David C. Friedman has been promoted to senior VP and deputy general counsel of Paramount Pictures.
German media group ProSieben Media saw pretax results in the first quarter rise by 9% to DM 108.9 million ($60 million) and group revenues increase by 7% to $293 million compared with the same…
Independent producer Peter McAlevey has announced his next project, "T.A.G. - The AIDS Game," which he will produce through his Thunderbird Pictures.
NBC has upped standards and practices czar Rosalyn Weinman to a newly created position overseeing Gotham-based entertainment programming. Thursday's move is expected to lead to the departure of the…
The Independent Film Channel will provide exclusive live U.S. coverage of the opening-night and closing-night ceremonies of the 52nd annual Cannes Intl. Film Festival, the cable web announced…
Pixar Animation Studios said Thursday that net income dropped 76% to $900,000 in the first quarter as revenues fell 31% to $3.4 million.
With only two Hollywood studio pics, and not many laughs on display, it seems the Competition lineup for the 1999 Cannes Film Festival (May 12-23) will go down as a hefty artistic sandwich composed…
Jennifer Jason Leigh and Brad Renfro are close to a deal to star in Trimark Pictures' "Skipped Parts," directed by Tamara Davis.
Herbert Kloiber's Munich based Tele-Munchen, the rights trading, production and television group, has taken a 26% stake in Austrian regional cable channel Wien 1, one of a spate of local channels…
European broadcasting giant CLT-Ufa's 1998 revenues were Euro 3,085 billion ($3.27 billion), an increase of 9%, the company announced Thursday.
Snaring an opportunity to show off their pipes, Ewan McGregor and Nicole Kidman are set to star in Baz Luhrmann's next film, "Moulin Rouge," a musical set in 1899, for 20th Century Fox.