Last year, visitors to the Toronto Intl. Film Festival had to endure a crippling airline strike. This year, it might be the frowns of the city's 7,000 outside workers -- including its garbage…
Calling the proposed $69 billion purchase of cable giant MediaOne by AT&T a "bid to monopolize America's cable TV and broadband Internet markets," a troika of public interest groups Tuesday asked the…
Imagine vice president Jim Whitaker, who co-produced the hit "Life" and is a key exec on "The Nutty Professor II," has been promoted to senior vice president of production for Imagine. The…
Time Warner, Disney, NBC, Liberty Media, Tribune, Showtime Networks and other TV companies are investing $57 million in Replay, the manufacturer of the digital video recorder that will be released to…
Behaviour Communications is set to sell its Canuck distribution operation -- again.
Miramax has wasted little time playing the Talk magazine synergy card: The Disney subsid has optioned Mark Ross' "The Last Safari," a feature article in Talk's debut issue.
Film and TV flight from Hollywood to Canada has become so acute that the Canadian labor force can't keep up with it. As a result, Hollywood technicians are now flocking to Canada -- at the rate of…
Univision flagship WXTV is joining Gotham's ayem news battle. Spanish-lingo station Monday announced plans for a 6 a.m. weekday local newscast to serve as a lead-in for Univision's national morning…
The ITV network has poached S Club 7, the kids pop group with its own BBC TV series, for a one-off special.
Photographer Pat York has optioned "The Marzipan Pigeon," Alicia Donati's book about a love affair in the New York art scene.
The Montreal World Film Festival this year will fete Richard Dreyfuss and Walt Disney. Dreyfuss will receive the Grand Prix Special des Ameriques at a ceremony at the Imperial Cinema on Sept. 4. The…
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