U.S. program suppliers are trekking to this week's Mip TV trade show in Cannes with a new mandate. Aside from selling shows and launching channels abroad, the majors are trying something particularly…
Japanese arcade gamemaker Namco will launch a movie production company headed by ousted Japanese studio executive Kazuyoshi Okuyama March 30.
Sandrews Metronome Intl. reaffirmed its six-year relationship with independent New Line by picking up all rights for the Nordic territories on a pack of 13 new titles.
Carolco co-founders Andy Vajna and Mario Kassar have pushed their desks together once again -- and "Terminator 3" is set to be one of their first projects.
Shareholders in Cineplex Odeon Corp. voted Thursday to approve the company's merger with Sony Corp.'s Loews Theaters, Cineplex said.
Audrey Farrington has been tapped as the new program director at KTLA-TV, where she will be responsible for the station's strategic program planning, acquisitions and scheduling.
Veteran European media executive Michel Delloye has been tapped president and chief executive officer of Central European Media Enterprises, a leading commercial TV player in Central and Eastern…
Indie production company Trilogy Entertainment Group ("Backdraft," "The Outer Limits" series) has inked a three-year, first-look film and TV production deal with MGM. The pact marks both an extension…
Time Warner Inc. enjoyed "the best year in its history" in 1997, Time Warner chairman Gerald Levin declared in the company's annual report, released Thursday, noting "outstanding" operating results…
The planned 1.2 million-square-foot entertainment and retail complex next to Mann's Chinese Theater cleared a hurdle Thursday, when the MTA approved the developer's proposal to lease the land above…