Matt Saver, former chief operating officer of James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment, has returned to private law practice and has become of counsel to entertainment firm Myman, Abell, Fineman…
New York's NAACP chapters have asked the FCC to deny the license renewal of Fox O&O WNYW-TV, New York, claiming that Fox violated rules barring foreigners from owning more than a 25% stake in a U.S…
It was a Good Friday and a good holiday week for most syndicated strips, which rebounded from a prolonged post-February sweeps ratings depression in the measurement period ended April 3.
Courtroom Television Network of the U.S. has appointed London-based distributor Itel to sell its programming worldwide. The partnership will debut at Mip-TV, the international TV market that begins…
Marty Zeidman is the senior vice president of distribution for Fine Line Features.
VMI Acquisitions Inc. has acquired a controlling stake in Cannon Pictures for roughly $ 3.2 million, with about two-thirds of that money paying off debt to a company owned by one of Cannon's former…
Hearst Entertainment and its half-owned cable network Lifetime Television are teaming with Good Housekeeping Magazine to produce a weekly series for the cable web. "Good Housekeeping" (working title)…
Ella Fitzgerald, Steven Spielberg and George Lucas will receive honorary doctorates May 6 during the 111th commencement ceremonies at the University of Southern California.
China's telecoms minister unveiled plans Wednesday to build two nationwide digital information networks to hasten economic construction.
The Navajo Nation has decided to gamble on Hollywood. As the only Indian nation in the country that has set up its own film commission, the Navajos have taken an aggressive stance to woo industry…
Turner Broadcasting System has formed a division that will distribute Turner and Castle Rock Entertainment movie product to pay-per-view outlets, according to Scott Sassa, Turner Entertainment Group…