Channel Four Intl. has tapped Bernard MacLeod as managing director, with a remit to expand the channel's program rights exploitation activity both overseas and within the U.K.
In a deal with Studios USA Pictures and Wolf Films, NBC will be spinning off its acclaimed drama "Law & Order" into a two-hour world premiere movie this fall, a move that could turn the series into a…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has completed the yearly shuffle of its board of governors, electing 13 men to the 39-member body.
North American cinema impacted the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival awards Saturday night, grabbing major prizes, including the main prize -- the Crystal Globe -- and directing honors for Canadian…
Court TV daytime producer Sheilagh McGee will be tapped to replace Erik Sorenson as vice president of programming.
Marking her departure from the family film genre, producer Jennie Lew Tugend (the "Free Willy" films) has teamed with Dan Clark to tackle the heavy drama "Buddha Rain."
Phoenix Pictures has paid a low-six against mid-six figures for "Venus," a pitch by Steven List & Astrid Neal with Jenna Elfman (TV's "Dharma and Greg") attached to star.
Kevin Bacon has inked to star in the thriller "A Stir of Echoes," which Artisan Entertainment is financing and distributing.
Thailand's broadcast media are to be liberalized over the next three years, allowing private companies to take part.
Sheryl Rothmuller has been named publicist at NBC Entertainment Press & Publicity. In her new position, Rothmuller will work on various publicity assignments, including NBC Enterprises, NBC…
Paul Maguire, the sports commentator who ankled NBC earlier this year to become an analyst for the Sunday-night NFL games on ESPN, said the professional football league being proposed by NBC and Time…