October Films has named Kerry Foster to be director of creative affairs, based in Los Angeles.
The apocalypse is well and truly here as "Armageddon" hauled in nearly $29 million from 3,969 screens in 26 markets last week to rule the B.O. world outside North America.
The Brooklyn Academy of Music has hired Adrienne Mancia to spearhead its movement into film programming.
Foreign companies will be able to wholly own TV production companies in India as part of a new direct investment policy for TV firms expected to be passed by the government soon.
Dick Clark Corporate Prods. Inc. has named Jennifer Gilbert veepee of strategic marketing. Gilbert joined the company as director of strategic marketing in April 1996. She has designed creative…
Mary Tyler Moore, Jay Leno and Jon Lovitz have joined the list of presenters on next month's golden anniversary Emmycast.
Record attendance, the strongest competition lineup in several years and a very public spat between the fest's director and president marked the 51st Locarno Intl. Film Festival, which closed…
An innovative series of shows featuring the music of Johann Sebastian Bach and performances by renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma leads the race this year for the Gemini Awards, Canada's equivalent of the…
TOKYO DirecTV Japan has reached an agreement with upstart Japanese passenger carrier Skymark Airlines to promote the satellite platform on flights operated by the airline. Under the deal, DirecTV…
News Corp. took the first formal step towards the public offering of stock in its film and TV businesses Friday when it filed a prospectus for Fox Entertainment Group, outlining a more detailed…