The two main channels of India's state broadcaster Doordarshan are to be beamed Asia-wide via the PAS 4 satellite by the end of March.
Re-establishing its presence on the West Coast, Nickelodeon Movies has upped founding executive Julia Pistor to senior VP.
Miramax Films senior vice president of production Bobby Cohen is leaving the company to hang out his shingle, which will have a long-term production deal with the studio.
Brazilian distribution veteran Marco Aurelio Marcondes has announced the creation of a distrib with leading producer Luiz Carlos Barreto, plus exhib Art Films and distrib Top Tape.
A deal is quickly being put together for George Hearn to star opposite Carol Burnett in a Broadway run of "Putting It Together," a revue of Stephen Sondheim tunes.
On the day that TCI's board decided to sell the company to AT&T, Tele-Communications Inc. president Leo Hindery was granted stock now worth $70 million, TCI revealed in a filing with the Securities…
Longtime William Morris agent Amy Schiffman has resurfaced as a manager, launching the boutique L.A.-based firm Amy Schiffman Literary Management and repping a list of journalists and screenwriters.
Shawn Hatosy (“In & Out”) will star opposite Freddie Prinze Jr. and Julia Stiles in the Kris Isaacson-helmed romantic drama “Down to You” for Miramax Films. Hatosy will play a frat-guy party animal…
A federal judge has ordered the Screen Actors Guild's New York branch to proceed with a runoff election that had been postponed pending a Department of Labor investigation.
ABC's "Sports Night" and the WB's "Felicity" have been picked up for next season, meaning that all three of the series created by Imagine Television this season have been renewed.