Sun TV will become one of the first private TV channels in India to begin direct satellite uplinking after Information and Broadcasting Minister Sushma Swaraj allowed such facilities for private…
While the topic of broadcasting the unexpurgated testimony of President Clinton inevitably came up, Tuesday's annual gathering of six network entertainment presidents inevitably got down to more…
Miramax Films has acquired North American rights to "Ordinary Decent Criminal" from Icon Entertainment Intl. Pic, which begins lensing Tuesday in Ireland, stars Kevin Spacey and Linda Fiorentino…
Terry Jones' screen version of "The Wind and the Willows," which features such fellow Monty Python alumni as Eric Idle, Michael Palin, John Cleese and Steve Coogan, will be the opening night…
The Nederlander Organization has assembled some top-flight guys and dolls to turn Damon Runyon's short story "Little Pinks" into a Broadway musical.
French digital platform Canal Satellite has signed with interactive game producer Infogrames to produce a wad of new vid games for its Canal Sat Jeux thematic channel.
Diane Rappoport has been recruited as the exec producer of Paramount's struggling syndie talkshow fronted by Howie Mandel.
NBC Studios and feature film producer Lynda Obst ("Contact," "Sleepless in Seattle") have completed casting on the four-hour miniseries "The '60s," which has begun production in Los Angeles.
Tony-winning helmer Lloyd Richards is stepping down as artistic director of the National Playwrights Conference next July. The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center, the confab's host, is looking for a…
Sony Corp. said Tuesday it is considering an Internet trading tie-up with discount brokerage Charles Schwab Corp. The two firms would form a joint venture that would target individual Japanese…