AUSTRALIA Oz Writers Guild honors Enright “Lorenzo’s Oil” co-scibe Nick Enright received the 1997 Gold Award at Friday’s Australian Writers Guild Awards for his feature film script “Blackrock.” Pic…
Arnon Milchan's New Regency Prods. has entered into exclusive negotiations with News Corp. for a deal that would move the production company from its Warner Bros. home of seven years to the 20th…
After months of discussions, Italy's major broadcasters and state-owned telco Telecom Italia signed a preliminary agreement Thursday in Rome for the creation of a single digital platform.
Michelle Katz has been named VP of business and legal affairs at Universal Studios New Media Group. Katz previously was at Paramount Pictures’ consumer products and anti-piracy departments, and…
Imagine Television, the newly formed TV arm of Imagine Entertainment, has tapped Skip Chasey senior VP of business affairs.
The Clinton administration is expected this week to kick off its drive to win congressional approval for international treaties designed to protect copyright holders on the Internet. The agreements…
The Clinton administration appears to have fumbled again in its efforts to nominate a replacement for FCC chairman Reed Hundt.
Bloomberg has announced the launching of Bloomberg Television, a Spanish-language news channel to reach all of Latin America starting this fall. The U.S.-based news information company is also…
Showtime's the Movie Channel has agreed to buy six more movies based on romance novels published by Harlequin Enterprises from producer Alliance Communications.
Nicole Ungerman has been promoted to vice president of business affairs for NBC Entertainment.
The Directors Guild of America, the Motion Picture Assn., the Writers Guild of America and France's Society of Authors, Composers and Editors of Music have collectively awarded a total of $30,000 in…