John Schlesinger will be feted by the Hollywood Film Festival with an award for his directing career.
MEXICO Televisa is buying several Nickelodeon-brand animated series to program an early evening block. The broadcaster will soon announce an agreement to air four Nickelodeon shows weeknights from 6…
Charles Lyons has joined Daily Variety and Variety as a staff reporter, covering film, Editor-in-Chief Peter Bart announced. He will be based at the papers' Los Angeles office.
Canuck kids TV producer Cinar Corp. announced record results Wednesday for the second quarter and past six months in part due to strong growth in its expanding education division.
The U.K. government has called on British filmmakers to produce more movies for children, as part of a wider film education initiative.
International TV veteran James McNamara has been tapped prexy and CEO of Telemundo, the Spanish-lingo web owned by Sony and Liberty Media.
Woodstock 99, to be held July 23-25 in Rome, N.Y., has partnered with the Independent Film Channel to present the Woodstock Film Festival at the music gathering as part of the 30th anniversary of the…
Televisa's first major merchandising and licensing campaign is under way for its upcoming kiddie novela "Serafin."
Two German daytime talkshow hosts have received death threats from wrathful viewers who said their shows are too vulgar, prosecutors said Monday.
And now for something completely different: Eric Idle, a charter member of the Monty Python's Flying Circus comedy troupe, is joining the cast of NBC's "Suddenly Susan."
The Baywatch Prod. Co. is suing four Hawaii businessmen who registered Baywatch trade names with the state Dept. of Commerce and Consumer Affairs when the TV series committed in April to film in…
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