Two high-profile international co-productions lead the way in the race for the Genie Awards, Canada's equivalent of the Academy Awards, with Hungarian helmer Istvan Szabo's "Sunshine" garnering 14…
Marilyn McAleer has been tapped as VP of creative services for Lifetime Television.
Toronto-based animation and children's TV programmer Nelvana announced Monday a three-part distribution/production deal worth more than C$47 million ($32 million) with RTV Entertainment of Germany.
Twentieth Century Fox Television execs Gary Newman and Dana Walden have been tapped to replace Sandy Grushow as president of the town's leading supplier of network primetime programming.
One of Japan's most controversial directors, Nagisa Oshim,a ended a 13-year helming absence when his new movie about homosexual liaisons that almost destroy a band of samurai had its world bow Monday.
Cablevision Systems Corp.'s Rainbow Media Holdings unit announced Monday that it will acquire a 10% stake in Salon.com in exchange for advertising and promotion valued at $11.8 million.
Partners Universal Music and Bertelsmann's BMG Entertainment, along with AT&T and Matsushita, will roll out a full-blown version of a new venture for digitally downloading music from the Internet by…
Singers Harry Belafonte, Willie Nelson, Woody Guthrie and John Lee Hooker were named Lifetime Achievement Award winners of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences.
John Cooke has been named the J. Paul Getty Trust's executive vice president of external affairs.
Dow Jones' Wall Street Journal is teaming with Viacom-owned pubbery Simon & Schuster to launch a Wall Street Journal Books imprint early next year.
In what could turn into HBO's first major series commitment since "The Sopranos," the feevee cabler and Warner Bros. Television are closing in on a $1.75 million deal to have thesp Janeane Garofalo…