A recommendation buried in a federal government report may cut red tape for foreigners working in the Canadian entertainment industry. The recommendation, found in an unrelated immigration report…
Talkshow vet Jose Pretlow has been tapped the new showrunner on Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's latenight syndie strip "Vibe."
NBC posted its worst Friday primetime showing with original programming in 2-1/2 years last week, dragged down by lower-than-usual overall TV viewing levels and the lowest numbers ever for Peacock…
Czech entertainment company Bonton purchased a 62% share of Zlin Film Studio for $1.6 million (55 million crowns), with management and private individuals holding the rest. The sale includes 150,000…
Andrea Marozas has joined International Creative Management as vice president of corporate communications, the agency announced Monday.
Leah Keith and Peter Green have been upped to veepees of production for Disney Telefilms.
Toronto-based Atlantis Communications is venturing into the talent management arena with the launch of Atlantis Management, to be headed by former Walt Disney TV exec Stephen Pomerantz.
Major Australian film and TV producer-distributor Beyond has won global distribution rights to more than 1,000 hours of TV programming from Kerry Packer's top-rated Nine Network, replacing America's…
Nastassja Kinski has inked for leads in two major indie pics: opposite Dan Aykroyd in Kushner-Locke's "Susan's Plan" and alongside Ralph Fiennes in Alliance's "Sunshine," sources said Monday.
Despite heavy criticism about CBS affiliate board chairman Howard Kennedy's handling of the CBS requisition of cash contributions for the NFL, it looks like Kennedy will keep his chairman seat.
Attorneys for the Walt Disney Co. have been ordered to turn over renewal negotiation documents to attorneys for "Home Improvement" producers who claim the studio made a low-ball "sweetheart deal"…