With a captive audience of thousands of TV execs, Roseanne is sure to speak her mind at the January confab of the National Assn. of Television Program Executives in New Orleans.
A double dose of eternal maverick Woody Allen --- in scripted and unscripted forms --- set the tone for a lineup embracing American indies but snubbing studio product at the 54th Venice Intl. Film…
Telescene Film Group president Robin Spry announced Wednesday that the Montreal-based company has hired two new executives to consolidate the management team following Telescene's recent public…
Oscar may be coming home to Hollywood. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is in preliminary discussions with developer TrizecHahn Centers to move the Academy Awards ceremony into a…
The Motion Picture Assn. has inked a new agreement with the World Customs Organization aimed at further combating international piracy.
Ellen Albert has been upped to VP of planning and design for MTV Networks from her director post.
Tracy Scoggins will in effect replace Claudia Christian as the female lead in Warner Bros.' "Babylon 5," which has just gone back into production for TNT after a four-year ride in firstrun…
Film and TV thesp Pamela Gidley is making deals on both sides of the camera. Though she primarily has played dramatic roles throughout her career, Gidley has signed up for a major comedic turn with…
Kevin Williams, probably Spain's best-known film sales rep, has struck off on his own, forming Kevin Williams Associates (KWA), a sales company and rights-brokering outfit based out of Madrid.
After performing the riskiest of roles in films like "Bad Lieutenant" and "The Piano," Harvey Keitel is close to getting several equally offbeat films financed under his Goatsingers production banner.
Columbia TriStar's new syndie latenight strip "Vibe" lost some ground in its second week on the air.