Aussie film and TV producer-distrib Becker Entertainment has received a A$5 million ($3 million) lifeline from private investor Australian Media and Communications Fund.
KTLA, ever the broadcasting pioneer, will become the first L.A. station to broadcast a high-definition digital signal at 10 a.m. on Thursday, with live coverage of John Glenn's return to space in the…
HBO has renewed three of its high-profile original series for another season: "Arliss," "Oz" and "Sex & the City."
A group of some 50 young, exec women in the industry have set up a non-profit philanthropic org called Step Up that might be termed Women in Film light.
Michael Jai White ("Spawn"), Duane Martin ("Scream 2") and David Ramsey ("Con Air") are set to star in "The Port Chicago Mutiny," a WWII NBC telepic exec produced by actor Morgan Freeman ("The…
In a major reworking of its management corps, International Creative Management has promoted Jim Wiatt, from president and chief operating officer to co-chairman and co-CEO, while veteran talent…
Media mogul Leo Kirch's digital pay TV web DF1 is launching a marketing campaign to attract subscribers to the troubled net, DF1 managing director Gottfried Zmeck said Friday in Munich.
Stanley Tucci has inked to star with Omar Epps in the Miramax drama "In Too Deep," based on the true story of an undercover policeman who infiltrates a drug ring and gets lost in the underworld.
Want to run 135 miles through a climate that runs the gamut of blistering heat, then arctic cold?
Alliance Atlantis has inked with Tribune Entertainment to co-produce the syndie series "Beastmaster: the Legend Continues" for next fall.
Fox has taken a minor step back toward Friday respectability with the premiere of "Brimstone," while NBC's "Trinity" collapsed in its second week.