Hallmark Entertainment and Jim Henson Co. confirmed Monday they have finalized their agreement to invest in the Odyssey Channel and named Margaret Loesch as the cable web's president and CEO (Daily…
Malian filmmaker Abdoulaye Ascofare won first prize in the All Africa Film Awards with his movie "Faraw! Une Mere des Sables" (Faraw! A Mother of the Sand).
Triumphant debuts by "The Truman Show," "Antz" (except in bug-resistant Japan and Belgium), "There's Something About Mary" in France and Belgium and "Blade" in the U.K. hauled the foreign B.O. out of…
An initiative dubbed "One Italian Film Per Month," designed to help restore the once-significant profile of Italo productions in Argentine theaters and to increase cultural, commercial and…
Lee due to step aside as Col prez of prod'n Chris Lee, prexy of production for Columbia Pictures, is expected to ankle the studio in the next few days and take a production deal, studio sources said…
The 100th episode of "Touched by an Angel" has lifted CBS to an apparent Nov. 9-15 primetime Nielsens household victory, based on preliminary figures, but NBC's "Twister" whipped up enough ratings…
Marilyn Wilson has exited her post as an exec producer of Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's fledgling syndie talker hosted by Donny and Marie Osmond.
The 18th annual Hawaii International Film Festival wrapped its first week Nov. 12 with the handout of top awards.
Paramount Television Group has upped Marshall Coben to veep of current programming of its network TV division.
U.S. auds will catch their first sight of MGM's "At First Sight" three weeks earlier than expected: The studio has shifted the Val Kilmer-Mira Sorvino starrer's release to Jan. 15.