Ending weeks of speculation, film and TV producer-distrib the Becker Group confirmed late Tuesday it had acquired the Dendy arthouse film exhibition and distribution group, this despite emphatic…
Walt Disney TV has inked an exclusive four-year development and production deal worth $16 million with Philip Rosenthal, creator and executive producer of the CBS sitcom "Everybody Loves Raymond."
Veteran British producer Simon Relph is developing plans to create an Ealing-style film studio in the heart of rural England.
Larry Gross has signed to write the thriller feature "Graduation Day" for Castle Rock Entertainment from an idea by William Stuart, the studio announced Tuesday.
R “Cop Land” (Miramax): “for violence, strong language and brief nudity.” “Homegrown” (Trimark): “for pervasive drug content, language, some violence and sexuality.” “Intimate Secrets” (New Way…
A batch of fledgling cable networks owned by the Walt Disney Co., Viacom Inc. and the sixth largest U.S. cable operator, Cablevision Systems Corp., could end up pushing their way onto Time Warner…
Japan's Fuji Television Network will be honored Sept. 15 for its global achievements by the Intl. Council of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at a black-tie event at the Gotham's…
David Cavanagh has been tapped head of TV at multicultural and multilingual pubcaster SBS.
Giving a push to the digital videodisc bandwagon, Universal Home Video has joined the DVD Video Group, the marketing association tubthumping for the freshly introduced homevideo medium.
American Jazz Awards are set for 8 p.m. Aug. 7 at the Terrace Theatre, 300 E. Ocean Blvd. in Long Beach. Tickets run $25-$75; seating starts at 6:30 p.m. Info: (562) 436-7794. * * * Tom Sheehy has…
TNT & Cartoon Network is expanding its reach in Australia through a new distribution agreement with Austar, a regional pay TV company.