The Asian American Intl. Film Festival will honor Arthur Dong and Jessica Yu with the 1997 Asian American Media Award here July 17.
King World Prods. took another step toward growing its business Tuesday, tapping veteran dealmaker Jules Haimovitz as president and chief operating officer.
In an example of the kind of ABC/Disney synergy that is starting to become commonplace, the Disney Channel has acquired all 22 half-hour episodes of the 1996 ABC series bomb "Muppets Tonight" for air…
Shelley McCrory has been promoted to vice president, primetime series for NBC Entertainment.
Score another one for the Hollywood rumor mill. Proving that, indeed, where there's smoke, there's Rapke, former CAA co-chairman Jack Rapke and Robert Zemeckis along with Steve Starkey have signed a…
Kimberly Greene and Camille Tucker, the duo who scripted the NBA comedy "Golddiggaz" with John Singleton, have inked a deal with Universal Pictures to write, produce and co-direct an upcoming feature.
Catherine Tasca, France's former socialist Communications minister, has resigned as president of Canal Plus' African pay TV subsidiary Canal Plus Horizons.
Actor John C. McGinley has been tapped to costar with Robert Loggia and Craig Sheffer in Citadel Entertainment's "Flypaper," the indie comedy helmed by Klaus Hoch.
PBS has acquired U.S. rights to the kids series "Wimzie's House," produced by Cinar Films of Montreal, and the pubcaster will be launching the puppet show this fall, it was announced Monday.
The seventh UCLA Extension Short Fiction Film showcase will be presented tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater. This year's program consists of five films that emerged from the…
ABC's vice president of drama programming, Greer Shephard, is ankling Friday after 5-1/2 years at the network.