Pax TV will keep the off-network series "Touched by an Angel" and "Diagnosis Murder" in primetime while adding several original shows to its schedule.
The Skills Investment Fund, a new institution that will finance training in craft and tech-nical skills for filmmakers, will be bankrolled by contributions from every major film shot in the U.K.
Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired its second foreign-language title of the Cannes fest by picking up North American rights (except for French-speaking Canada) to Benoit Mariage's comedy "The Carriers…
Lions Gate Entertainment has picked up North American rights to Errol Morris' documentary "Mr. Death: The Rise and Fall of Fred A. Leuchter Jr." for a mid-six figures.
Italian film director Franco Zeffirelli and British TV commentator David Frost have teamed up to launch Europe's newest niche TV venture, the Opera Channel.
CLT-Ufa has picked up multi-territory rights from L.A.-based Independent Artists to Jeff Franklin's unromantic romantic comedy "Love Stinks."
Univision is getting into the movie business. The nation's dominant Spanish-lingo broadcaster unveiled plans to add original telefilms to its primetime lineup this fall in Wednesday's upfront sked…
Vince Vaughn has inked to play the lead in Gregory Mosher's "The Prime Gig" for Cary Woods' Independent Pictures.
About 85 employees at Hollywood post-production house Editel/L.A. will lose their jobs when the company closes its doors next month, according to IATSE officials.
Kushner-Locke Co. lost $4.5 million in the March quarter, up sharply from its loss of $679,000 a year earlier, as it shifted its business away from Hollywood and toward its Internet information…
New Line Cinema will finance a big-budget adaptation of "Million Dollar Heroes," the latest work from comic book entrepreneur Scott Mitchell Rosenberg ("Men in Black").