NBC and online partner CNET are opening a new front in the Internet portal wars today with the introduction of the first-ever service geared toward net surfers seeking audio and video content on the…
The best of the Web were honored Thursday at the Webby Awards at San Francisco's Herbst Theater, with silver statuettes in 22 categories going out to winners ranging from online powerhouse Amazon.com…
William Burkhardt has been tapped senior VP and managing director, ESPN Intl.
Directors (and one producer) of this year's Academy Award nominees for foreign films gathered Saturday to tell the stories behind their stories.
Canadian legit and feature helmer Robert Lepage, Gallic thesp Charles Berling and 18-year-old Montreal newcomer Jessica Pare star in "15 Moments," the new pic from Montreal writer-director Denys…
Viacom Inc.'s $162 million offer, unveiled Friday, for the 20% of Spelling Entertainment it doesn't already own likely signals the end of Viacom's long-running attempt to sell the TV production and…
Brazilian distribution veteran Marco Aurelio Marcondes has announced the creation of a distrib with leading producer Luiz Carlos Barreto, plus exhib Art Films and distrib Top Tape.
Canada's ChumCity Intl. has brought its local TV concept to Colombia in the form of CityTV Bogota, which launched at noon on Friday.
British and non-U.K. industryites gathered Saturday for the sixth annual BAFTA/LA pre-Oscars tea, at what British consul general Paul Diamond called "an occasion for tea-bibbers and the nominees."
After hitting an impasse with the filmmaker over the pic's remaining casting, 20th Century Fox has put the supernatural thriller "Sin Eater" in turnaround, allowing writer-director Brian Helgeland to…
Alliance Atlantis Communications has acquired a 47.85% stake in Sportscope Television Network, which operates Canuck specialty channel Headline Sports.