Canal Plus, which owns the Latin American rights to the movie libraries of Carolco Pictures and Dino De Laurentiis, has sold 88 titles to TNT Latin America, among them "Rambo III," "Total Recall,"…
A partnership of Sony Pictures, Tele-Communications Inc. and the Apollo Group is the front-runner in the bidding for Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo Group, sources said Tuesday.
Motion Picture Corp. of America co-founder Steve Stabler has optioned the feature spec script "Inbred Jed, Plane Stupid," by Butch and Ben McCain and Steve Brasfield.
Robert Kosberg, the "12 Monkeys" exec producer and renowned pitch artist, has found a new calling: the phone pitch.
Higher profits from selling film and TV shows to the foreign TV market helped Walt Disney Co. increase net earnings 18% in the September quarter to $411 million on 5% higher revenues of $5.5 billion…
Reading Entertainment Inc. has cash and current assets of $110 million that it plans to spend on building and acquiring theaters during the next year, Reading chairman James J. Cotter said Thursday…
The British Broadcasting Corp. will start airing a round-the-clock news channel on the country's cable networks next month after gaining government permission. The permission was given despite…
ABC's premiere of "The Wonderful World of Disney" with "Toy Story" improved the 7-9 p.m. Sunday timeslot at the Alphabet web, but fell below expectations, while NBC's Sunday sitcom premieres…
Not content simply to challenge MTV Europe's U.K. channel, rival music service the Box is planning to launch a new service called Magic in the spring, a channel to compete with MTV sister service VH1.
The activities advisory committee of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences pays homage Thursday to much-decorated Los Angeles Dodgers play-by-play voice Vin Scully with a “A Tribute to Vin Scully”…
After lensing Steven Spielberg's last three pics, cinematographer Janusz Kaminski will make his feature helm-ing debut with the Meg Ryan-produced "Lost Souls" for New Line Cinema, the studio…