London's Bridge is falling down. Columbia Pictures and Canal Plus officially announced Thursday that they would not renew their formal partnership on the Bridge, the London-based company that…
Canadian Satellite Communications has acquired Star Choice through a reorganization and share exchange agreement worth in excess of C$100 million ($65 million).
The Goodman Theater revival of "Death of a Salesman" has confirmed a Broadway stand: It will open at the Eugene O'Neill Theater on Feb. 10 -- 50 years to the day from the Gotham bow (at the Morosco…
Girl power ruled at the fifth annual MTV Europe Music Awards, presented Thursday in Milan, with mistress of ceremonies Jenny McCarthy as the show's first female host and major prizes going to…
Germany's Jugendfilm has inked a distribution deal with 20th Century Fox whereby the Hollywood major will handle all Jugendfilm titles, both theatrically and for home entertainment.
"Blade" helmer Stephen Norrington and his producing partner Matthew Justice have signed a deal with Summit Entertainment to finance and distribute their next pic, "The Last Minute."
Brando Giordani, the head of programming for the Cecchi Gori Group's TV network TeleMontecarlo, ankled the company this week (Daily Variety, Oct. 20).
With an eye toward the new millennium, Brian Sullivan, CEO of Rolling Oaks Enterprises, and producers Dan Glasser and James Frey have formed Next Generation, an indie production company that will use…
TV writer, producer and "Friend of Bill" Linda Bloodworth-Thomason has sold her first novel -- but don't expect "Primary Colors."
Plans on the part of Rotterdam to peg itself as the new audiovisual center of Holland appear to have come to a screeching halt.