Lions Gate Films is in negotiations to forge a multi-year video distribution pact with Universal Studios Home Video.
Family telepic distributor Bonneville Worldwide Entertainment has become the latest indie company to reinvent itself in the face of mounting market pressures.
CBS and Turner Broadcasting have snared the TV rights to Sony Pictures' swashbuckler "The Mask of Zorro" in a deal worth an estimated $30 million. The swordplay for the non-pay TV rights to "Zorro"…
John Travolta will receive the eighth annual Britannia Award, The British Academy of Film & Television Arts Los Angeles' highest honor, Oct. 15.
The fourth annual Palm Springs Intl. Short Film Festival will showcase more than 200 short pics from 25 countries.
In a deal that bears the fingerprints of its president and chief operating officer Mel Karmazin, CBS reached an agreement to bring in Discovery Communications Inc. as a 50-50 partner in its…
Scott Caan, son of thesp James Caan, and Mia Kirshner, who starred in Atom Egoyan's "Exotica," will co-star in director-scribe Rob Schmidt's first feature, "Saturn," along with Leo Burmester and…
NBC has upped Kassie Canter to senior VP for corporate communications and media relations, succeeding longtime NBC corporate spokeswoman Beth Comstock, who's moving into a similar position at Peacock…
Mike Phillips has been named director of international television at BBC Worldwide.
Thesp Klea Scott has joined the hunt for serial killers on Fox's "Millennium."
With the Internet rapidly emerging as the next electronic mass medium, Warner Bros.' chief online executive Monday warned a confab of new- media types that Hollywood studios and producers are in…