Canada's TVOntario has announced a deal with China for a documentary series worked around renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma.
Rob Dwek, who ABC Entertainment president Jamie Tarses hired as her No. 2 exec just five months ago, is planning to ankle the network in the next few weeks, sources say.
The Shooting Gallery has teamed with producers Peter Soby Jr. of Chicago-West Entertainment and Frank Garritano to produce Gorman Berchard's comic novel "The Second Greatest Story Ever Told."
Well-known Canuck film scripter and thesp Don McKellar has begun work on his directorial debut, "Last Night," which he is shooting in downtown Toronto.
One week after Dean Valentine joined UPN as CEO, the netlet's entertainment president, Mike Sullivan, said he will leave when his contract expires in October.
Mipcom Junior, the two-day kidvid screenings that shuttered on Thursday, came close to becoming a victim of its own success.
Director Howard Deutch, currently lensing the sequel to "The Odd Couple" for Paramount, will segue directly into helming the period comedy "Rogues" for Spelling Films and Kings Road Entertainment…
The Massachusetts visual/digital effects house Mass.Illusion has, through a combination of British investment capital and an employee-led buyout, reclaimed its status as an independent shop and…
Billionaire arbitrageur Carl Icahn is putting up $50 million to start a new specialized film distributor that will release 12 low-budget pics a year.
CBS Telenoticias will launch its Portuguese news service in Brazil on Oct. 12. The channel will initially broadcast 14 hours of Portuguese-lingo programming, including subtitled shows “CBS Evening…
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300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
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