Fine Line Features has acquired U.S. rights to Julio Medem's "The Lovers of the Arctic Circle," the first pic to emerge from a new film sales and production alliance between European media giants…
Infoseek Corp. and Walt Disney Co. plan to name their joint Internet portal service Go Network, with launch slated for the fourth quarter.
U.K's Channel Four Television's program "Granton Star House" won the Prix Italia 1998 for TV fiction, a jury representing nine international broadcasters announced Saturday in Assisi, Italy.
Kieran Culkin, Heavy D and Delroy Lindo have joined the cast of Miramax Films' "The Cider House Rules," which began shooting Monday in New England.
Bicoastal digital animation and effects house Blue Sky/VIFX ("Blade," "Armageddon," "The X-Files") has been awarded visual effects work for the Warner Bros. actioner "Chill Factor" from Morgan Creek…
The Entertainment Internet Inc. announced Monday it will purchase CastNet.com, an Internet-based casting service with more than 30,000 members.
Leading kidvid producer Ron Saunders has been tapped to the post of general manager of network television at Oz pubcaster ABC-TV, replacing celebrated drama producer Penny Chapman who ankled several…
Former "Cheers" star Bebe Neuwirth has joined the cast of the A&E/Granada Media telepic "Dash and Lilly."
France's leading national broadcaster, TF1, has posted first-half 1998 profits of 532 million francs ($95 million), a 52% increase over the same period last year.
Paramount Pictures and Donald De Line have finalized their anticipated three-year, first-look deal, under which the former Touchstone Pictures production topper has established the De Line Pictures…