Two weeks into ABC's lockout of the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians, the two sides have agreed to return to the bargaining table under the supervision of a federal mediator.
ITALY Sandro Pierotti, who has headed Buena Vista’s theatrical operations in Italy for the past four and a half years, will step down as VP and managing director Dec. 4. Replacing him will be former…
Attorney Steven Leib has joined the task force at completion bond provider Intl. Film Guarantors.
Gramercy's "Elizabeth" continued to reign over the exclusives box office in its second weekend.
Hallmark Entertainment and Jim Henson Co. confirmed Monday they have finalized their agreement to invest in the Odyssey Channel and named Margaret Loesch as the cable web's president and CEO (Daily…
Malian filmmaker Abdoulaye Ascofare won first prize in the All Africa Film Awards with his movie "Faraw! Une Mere des Sables" (Faraw! A Mother of the Sand).
Triumphant debuts by "The Truman Show," "Antz" (except in bug-resistant Japan and Belgium), "There's Something About Mary" in France and Belgium and "Blade" in the U.K. hauled the foreign B.O. out of…
An initiative dubbed "One Italian Film Per Month," designed to help restore the once-significant profile of Italo productions in Argentine theaters and to increase cultural, commercial and…
Lee due to step aside as Col prez of prod’n Chris Lee, prexy of production for Columbia Pictures, is expected to ankle the studio in the next few days and take a production deal, studio sources said…
The 100th episode of "Touched by an Angel" has lifted CBS to an apparent Nov. 9-15 primetime Nielsens household victory, based on preliminary figures, but NBC's "Twister" whipped up enough ratings…
Marilyn Wilson has exited her post as an exec producer of Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's fledgling syndie talker hosted by Donny and Marie Osmond.