Producer Steve Stabler and former DreamWorks exec Brent Baum have raised $200 million to jump-start a new production and distribution entity, Destination Film Distribution Co., based on a…
Discovery Enterprises Worldwide (DEW) has inked three distribution agreements abroad for its line of homevideos and CD-ROMs.
Digital animation and f/x studio Blue Sky/VIFX has upped Michael Feder to associate producer at its East Coast office.
Mandalay has paid low- against mid-six figures for the spec script "Heaven's Staircase," described as an epic romance that will be developed as a vehicle for Michelle Pfeiffer. Via Rosa, the company…
CBS has canceled its first new show of the season: Monday's 9:30 p.m. comedy "The Brian Benben Show" from Warner Bros. TV and CBS Prods.
Les Lumieres, France's equivalent of the Golden Globe awards, will raise their profile by switching broadcast partners -- from cabler Paris Premiere to the country's main pubcaster, France 2.
Francis Coppola hit a major snag Wednesday on his way to collecting his $80 million jury verdict against Warner Bros. when the trial judge threw out the punitive damage award of $60 million but left…
The Screen Actors Guild's national board of directors on Wednesday approved a three-year agreement between SAG and 108 television animation producers that grants voiceover performers a 10% wage…
While studios claim to be enforcing the $20 million barrier for star salaries, A-list actresses finally seem to be catching up to their male counterparts. Jodie Foster is expected to receive $15…
In two separate moves, cable operator Suez-Lyonnaise has sold off its stakes in several cable and satellite channels, while rival France Telecom has begun replacing some Canal Plus-backed cable…
Bernard Zukerman and Cinar Films, producers of the Canuck miniseries "Revenge of the Land," announced Wednesday that the period prairie drama has been sold to CBS in the U.S.