Nickelodeon has landed exclusive interviews with George W. Bush and Al Gore, which will run Thursday night at 8 as a "Nick News Special Edition: Kids Pick the President." Linda Ellerbee, whose Lucky…
Ingram Entertainment, homevideo's largest wholesale distrib, has agreed to acquire one of the biggest remaining distributors, Major Video Concepts.
Latin America's biggest film fest, Festival do Rio BR 2000, opened Thursday with an expanded slate of pics and a showcase that aims to create a film market. Festival do Rio was created last year, the…
Fans of Twentieth TV's "The Pretender" were left dangling when NBC canceled the 4-year-old series last spring after the studio had filmed a cliffhanger episode to end the season. Turner…
GENEVA -- Italian film critic Irene Bignardi has been chosen as the first woman director of the Locarno Film Festival.
More than one showbiz wag has joked that ShowEast moved from Atlantic City, N.J., to Orlando, Fla., because exhibitors have no money left to gamble.
SOUTHBURY, Conn. -- More than 600 relatives, friends and cohorts of Max Showalter gathered in Chester, Conn., on Oct. 7 for a three-hour memorial tribute to the late actor-composer-singer.
ReelShort.com, the entertainment Netcaster backed by Universal Pictures, will relaunch today as Hypnotic.com as it tries to transform itself into an online film studio.
HOB Entertainment, owner of the popular House of Blues clubs, announced Monday that it is spending over $100 million to build nine new venues. HOB said it plans to open six new clubs in San Jose, San…
Universal Studios will enter into a satellite broadcasting venture with national daily newspaper Asahi Shimbun group and other Japanese companies. Service will bow in fall 2001, the newspaper said…
Realizing that its languishing stock will sink lower on news that earnings will lag expectations, Silicon Graphics announced a corporate stock buyback program Monday.