The Reed Midem Organization is launching a new international market for the education industry, to be held in Vancouver, and bowing in May 2000.
In a huge blow to Village Roadshow, Disney's Buena Vista Intl. will establish a distribution operation in Australia and New Zealand beginning Jan. 1, 1999, jettisoning a 1993 pact with Village's…
KTLA has upped Vinnie Malcolm to general sales manager, effective immediately. In the post, Malcolm will oversee local and national sales and research.
Bill and Hillary, take heart: Monicagate didn't rate for syndie newsmags in the days after the latest White House controversy erupted.
WebTV, a subsidiary of software behemoth Microsoft Corp. that designs and manufactures digital set-top boxes for converting TVs into Internet surfing platforms, has retained vet film and TV producer…
Veteran BBC drama exec Michael Wearing is quitting the pubcaster in disgust, claiming that "rampant commercialism" has made it "creatively impossible" for him to remain.
Emmy Award-winning “Seinfeld” co-star Julia Louis-Dreyfus has signed with Creative Artists Agency, where she will be repped by Jennifer Shue, Patrick Whitesell and Bryan Lourd. Louis-Dreyfus has…
Avi Lerner and Danny Dimbort's sales and production entity Nu Image has concluded a 12-title video distribution deal with Trimark Pictures.
Michael Patrick Jann, a former member of the ensemble sketch-comedy troupe the State, has been set to direct the New Line Cinema film "Dairy Queens," a black comedy about a small Minnesota town's…
In the biggest book-to-film deal of the new year, Paramount Pictures late last week made a preemptive, $2 million purchase of the film rights to James Webb's novel "The Emperor's General" for…