In a major shift back into the production field, Montreal-based Malofilm Communications has inked a deal with the Entertainment Finance Group of Los Angeles to provide the financing for six feature…
Europe's leading pay television networks have taken the first step toward creating a lobby designed to combat pay-TV piracy.
Michael Laney has left Walt Disney's feature animation division for the veepee of operations job at Warner Bros. feature animation division, as the cross-town rival beefs up its movie toon business.
PBS has picked up one series from Brandon Tartikoff's Moving Target Prods. and passed on another, the service confirmed.
Despite comments made by a Japanese Ministry of Post and Telecommunications official indicating a change from analog to digital TV formatting, recent rumors that Japan was giving up its…
The Winter Olympics left many syndicated shows on thin ice during the four weeks of Nielsen national barter rankings corresponding to the local market February sweeps. Massive preemptions, atypical…
MCA/Universal has cut itself a sweet deal. When the MetroRail station opens its doors on Lankershim Boulevard, a half-mile from the studio's theme park in North Hollywood, undoubtedly the studio will…
BBC Radio said Wednesday it was launching a "good news" show in Britain after one of its announcers campaigned for less gloomy news reports.
After six brutal and costly months, Dutch entertainment mogul Joop van den Ende has thrown in the towel on his Broadway production of "Cyrano: The Musical." The show will close at the Neil Simon…
SFX Broadcasting said it will acquire radio station WYHY-FM in Nashville, Tenn., from Legacy Broadcasting Partners of Nashville LP.
The ninth annual Santa Barbara Int'l Film Festival rolled to the end of its 10-day run March 13, and Paul Harather's Austrian entry "Indien" was named recipient of the Dame Judith Anderson Award for…