CANADA CTV network announced Friday the appointment of Louise Clark as head of independent production for Western Canada. Clark has more than 15 years experience as a film and TV producer working…
Look for ... ABC to mellow with yellow. Despite all the criticism, not to mention ABC's continued ratings slump, the Disney-owned network has reupped its controversial "yellow" ad campaign for…
Miramax's Sharon Stone starrer "The Mighty," which preemed in Cannes, will make its Stateside maiden voyage at the first Newport Intl. Film Festival, which sets sail June 2-7 in the historic Rhode…
Byron Allen has been tapped as host of this year's Los Angeles area Emmy Awards. Trophies for the local TV biz will be handed out Saturday at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. The 50th annual kudofest…
DirecTV Japan on Tuesday for the first time released the number of subscribers it has in Japan, saying it enlisted 109,000 customers to its service since it started up last December.
Look for ... Universal to stop being such a pig about porcine presences other than the one featured in its hit movie "Babe."
The Los Angeles Conservancy once will again endeavor to bring back the flavor of a bygone era by presenting "Last Remaining Seats," a series of classic films and entertainment from Hollywood's Golden…
ON THE SATURDAY NIGHT before the Oscars, organizers of the annual Princess Ball in Beverly Hills were getting ready for their big night. They had secured names like John Travolta and Bruce Willis to…
A McKinsey Report in Holland indicates it will cost the Dutch government plenty if it cuts commercial advertising from its three state channels.
Mikhail Shvydkoi will head the newly created holding which brings together all of Russia's publicly owned electronic media resources, covering Channel 2 (RTR), the culture channel Kultura, Radio…