European top independent production company Endemol Entertainment is in late-stage negotiations in at least five Latin American territories for the sale of classic formats such as the "Soundmixshow,"…
Showtime expects to begin casting on a six-hour miniseries "The Life & Times of Joseph Bonanno" toward the end of the year, with shooting to start next March. At about $13 million, the project…
Although Albert Brooks would prefer to star in films he originates, he's taking an increasing number of outside jobs.
Cinemark Theaters CEO Lee Roy Mitchell and exec VP Tandy Mitchell will receive the Salah M. Hassanein Humanitarian Award at this year's ShowEast convention, ShowEast chairman Greg Dunn announced…
The other shoe on cable modems --- connections to the Internet many times faster than the fastest phone line --- has dropped at last.
To Helmut Thoma, outspoken head of Germany's leading free TV channel, RTL, digital television remains a "mad cow disease" that will be "very, very difficult to establish" in Germany. "But the…
Kevin Williamson --- the scribe behind the box office hit "Scream" and its upcoming sequel --- has inked an exclusive multiproject, multimillion-dollar film and TV production deal with…
"The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show" is expected to change timeslots on some Fox O&Os in the coming weeks.
CBS Telenoticias has signed an agreement with Brazil's No. 2 TV network to share news coverage and production.
Steering a conservative course for pubcaster NHK's conversion to digital transmission, president Katsuji Ebisawa said Japan might not be able to support three consumer direct satellite platforms.
News Corp.'s cable sports partner, Tele-Communications Inc. affiliate Liberty Media, won't make any decision about taking an interest in the L.A. Dodgers until News completes the $350 million…