A&E has launched a nationwide "Biography" ad and branding campaign under the new positioning catch phrase "The People You Thought You Knew," promoting the nightly docu program in national print ads…
Japanese industrial giant the Itochu Co., owner of digital platform PerfecTv, will buy 5% of Via Digital, Spain's second digital platform.
Touchstone Pictures won a hot little bidding war late last week to mount "Rushmore," a script by the "Bottle Rocket" team of Wes Anderson and Owen Wilson. The bidding started after New Line set the…
Only two days into Latin America's most important cable trade show, the Argentine Jornadas, programmer announcements were as hot as the sticky 90-degree weather in the capital.
Kelly Preston, who is quietly developing a solid comedienne career in pics like "Jerry Maguire" and "Nothing to Lose," has inked to star opposite Eddie Murphy and Jeff Goldblum in "Holy Man" for…
"The Madness of King George" thesp Nigel Hawthorne has inked to star in "Pastmaster," a comedy about power, capital punishment and the underbelly of the law.
Caravan Pictures has promised to pick up Gail Parent's feature pitch "Breach of Promise" for a mid-six-figure pricetag, sources said Tuesday.
Almost every Wall Street investment bank is awaiting a call from MGM chairman Frank Mancuso to say who has been picked to arrange Leo's expected public stock offering.
Paramount Domestic TV has inked deals with CBS-owned stations in New York and Los Angeles for its upcoming talkshow with Howie Mandel.
Paragon Entertainment Corp. took control of the Lacewood Group Tuesday after the Ottawa-based animation house failed to meet Monday night's deadline to pay off its debts.
Warner Bros. picked up the pitch "Heart and Soul," described as a "Pygmalion" for the '90s set in the music world, for producer Jerry Weintraub for what sources said was low- to mid-six figures.