Billy Connolly will emcee BAFTA's seventh annual Britannia Awards, with Barry Levinson signing on to present the nod to Dustin Hoffman at the Sept. 24 ceremonies.
Her surname almost isn't good enough to illustrate her talents, according to some casting directors, who feel this 16-year-old is earmarked for stardom.
Alex D. Linz has taken over the bad-boy role made famous by Macaulay Culkin in the first two "Home Alone" movies with his role in the forthcoming "Home Alone 3." Next year, he will also have the…
Three decades after his birth, the tortured poet/philosopher of the super-hero set finally has earned his own animated TV series.
All those who were worried that FCC's educational requirements for children's TV were going to spawn a dreadful batch of pedantic shows should be able to breath a sigh of relief when WB's "Channel…
When Joe Mantegna, Kevin Pollack and Joe Pantoliano play Mafia hitmen who find their next victim-to-be in the forthcoming "The Prince of Mulberry Street" is 10-year-old Vincent Berry, they lay off…
Natanya Ross has been acting since she was 2-1/2 years old, but her last four years as the star of "The Secret World of Alex Mack" on Nickelodeon has already given her a track record she's proud of.
In an era when many kids' entertainment companies find themselves stuck in a traffic jam of competitors, shrinking airtime and vertical integration, Saban Entertainment has managed to stay in the…
Although it might seem at first glance as though most of the entertainment-based merchandise aimed at children these days is tied in to the latest super-hero or animated feature film franchise, in…
"The Crayon Box," a live-action/puppet and animated preschool series set in a toy store, is launching as Polygram Television Intl.'s featured children's property at Mipcom.
Porchlight Entertainment, an independent television production/distribution house, is expected to shortly announce a deal to bring the high-tech, animated preschool show "Jay Jay, the Jet Plane" to…