Less than a month after its launch, Russian comedy "Peculiarities of National Fishing" is topping local video sales, achieving results which have well outstripped Hollywood product in territory's…
NBC has ponied up a pilot commitment to an untitled Steve Martin-created comedy from Imagine TV and Touchstone, and sources say the network made no demands for ownership or perpetual license fees.
Pearson has issued an upbeat trading statement, lifting British analyst's spirits after recent profit warnings from other big U.K. companies.
Former "Friends" executive story editors Jeffrey Astrof and Michael Sikowitz have returned to the Warner Bros. TV fold under a four-year overall production and development deal worth $10 million.
Prepping to launch its Spanish-lingo version of "Charlie's Angels," Hispanic web Telemundo has picked leading Mexican singer-actress Patricia Manterola to head the cast.
Richard Chamberlain has gone from "Shogun" to show tunes.
It's not at all clear what AT&T's schedule is for rolling out local telephone service, even though the telco claims that offering a local dialtone is the central element of its $48 billion deal to…
Alternative medicine guru Andrew Weil, M.D., will host a weekly half-hour primetime series called "Integrative Medicine: Body, Mind & Spirit" on cable's America's Health Network, beginning in…
In a move apparently without precedent in the U.S., Hispanic broadcaster Telemundo will subtitle three of its shows in English.
Aperture, a nonprofit organization that provides support for emerging filmmakers, has named 12 finalists for its 1999 Short Film Grant. The winner will be announced March 2 and will have one year to…
Edward S. Labowitz has joined international entertainment law firm Coudert Brothers as partner in its Los Angeles office.