MEXICO Televisa and TV Azteca will share lucrative broadcast rights to Mexico’s national soccer team for the next three years. The agreement formally settles a dispute that dates to last year over…
Confirming its continuing aggressiveness as a multi-territory buyer, CLT/Ufa Intl., the international film and TV sales arm of the CLT/Ufa Group, has acquired all rights for Germany, Benelux and…
In a move that signals its attempt to attract more features work, Seattle-based Pinnacle Studios has tapped former ILM and Tippett Studios visual effects supervisor Bruce Nicholson as director/visual…
Veteran U.K.-based sales company Vine Intl. Pictures will team on a four-pic slate with L.A. and Toronto-based production shingle Omega Pictures Intl. The aim is to tap a wealth of European and U.S…
Jim Carrey will be a presenter at the Academy Awards. This will be his third appearance on an Oscar telecast.
Increased depreciation, amortization and interest costs, as well as some currency glitches, caused Oz-based global exhibitor Hoyts Cinemas to post flat results for the half-year ended Dec. 31.
"Death of a Salesman" is slaying sales records on Broadway. The Brian Dennehy starrer has set a new record for the largest advance in the history of Broadway plays, with $3.1 million, and continues…
Todd Calvin has joined Palm Avenue Pictures as president of production.
The shakeout in the satellite TV industry is about to take a new twist, with EchoStar Communications Corp. expected to counterbid against industry leader DirecTV for at least part of PrimeStar Inc.'s…
After he finishes Paramount Pictures' $50 million update of "Shaft," director John Singleton will return to his filmmaking roots with the urban drama "Baby Boy."