After triumphing at the Golden Globe Awards, Steven Spielberg's "Saving Private Ryan" secured still more honors Monday, taking home best picture, best director and musical score honors from the…
International broadcast marketing and design firm 3 Ring Circus has launched 3 Ring Circus Films, an indie film development and production company with hopes of producing up to eight pics per year…
FROM NATPEWith both sides acknowledging the need for major changes, ABC and its affil board have agreed to step up efforts to come up with "a grand plan" to redefine the web-stations relationship.
Universal Studios and the Coca-Cola Co. confirmed a new marketing partnership Monday that, as reported earlier (Daily Variety, Jan. 13), will lead to the co-marketing and co-branding of Coke's soft…
Russian Entertainment Group, a small Beverly Hills-based indie company that releases Russian-language pics in the U.S., is heading into outer space -- literally.
In an unexpected move, wannabe Nielsen competitor Statistical Research Inc. said it will begin building its Smart national TV ratings system even though it hasn't raised any of the $100 million…
FROM NATPEGo girl! That's the word from Warner Bros., which has declared its Queen Latifah talker a "firm go" for fall 1999.
After strong performances for three straight weeks, NBC has ordered four additional episodes of its Friday drama "Providence."
Patrice Andrews has been named VP of production for Discovery Pictures (DP), the large format and specialty film division of Discovery Communications.
The 33rd annual Midem music market kicked off on a Scandi note Saturday night with "Cool Sweden," a showcase for young talent from a small country producing a disproportionate share of the world's…
Jim Carrey, who carried away a Globe for his work in "Truman," said the award is "opening up another arena for me," from comedy and across the spectrum into drama.