TCI Intl. is reportedly upping its stake in Argentina's sizable cable biz by purchasing cable programmer Pramer for $80 million.
Former Malofilm Distribution president Yves Dion has been appointed president of Blackwatch Releasing.
The Food Network appointed Melinda Fishman as VP, programming and production, and Michael John Smith as VP, creative services.
Front Row, the cable pay-per-view movie service, has released better-than-expected buy-rate results for its first four months of business.
Sam Raimi's "A Simple Plan," Richard LaGravenese's "Living Out Loud" and Gary Ross' "Pleasantville" will receive world premiere gala presentations at the 23rd Toronto Intl. Film Festival, Sept. 10-19.
Some 20 armed security agents occupied Markiza TV's studio in Bratislava on Tuesday morning to facilitate the takeover by new license owner Gamatex.
The world was a simpler place when a record company would believe in a one-handed drummer named Moulty and that his story of perseverance -- complete with a maudlin harmonica backup -- could be a hit…
Sam Shepard and Judy Davis have signed to star as Dashiell Hammett and Lillian Hellman in cable web A&E's original film "Dash and Lilly."
Rapper Snoop Dogg topped the album sales chart for the second consecutive week with his "Game Is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told" logging 246,000 copies, according to sales data released Wednesday.
German newspaper publishing group Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung (WAZ) may take a stake in German pay TV web Premiere, Bertelsmann chairman Mark Woessner said in an interview with Hamburg weekly Die…