Recording artists would no longer be able to exit contracts as a condition of bankruptcy under an amendment to the bankruptcy code proposed by the Recording Industry Assn. of America.
French production company Parabole is looking to assemble a consortium of European producers to co-produce an ambitious slate of 12 pics derived from the collection of 42 Bible stories, known as the…
The stock exchange listing of Silvio Berlusconi's empire Fininvest and the group's MedusaFilm unit is getting nearer, sources close to the media mogul said.
Sid Grossfeld, a longtime CBS-TV staff member, died March 8 of cancer at Encino-Tarzana Hospital. He was 71.
NBC named Joel Cheatwood, who was involved with the Jerry Springer debacle at NBC's WMAQ-TV in Chicago, to the post of VP, daytime development for NBC.
"Deep Impact" continues to do sizable damage at the box office, following its stunning $41.2 million weekend debut.
Gene Evans, a rugged character actor who appeared in more than 30 films including "Operation Petticoat" and "Walking Tall," died April 1 in Jackson, Tenn., of natural causes. He was 75.
The U.K.'s leading indie distrib, Entertainment Film Distributors, has lassoed three Good Machine Intl. titles: Ang Lee's "Ride with the Devil," Todd Solondz's "Happiness" and J. Todd Anderson's "The…
Magyar youngsters will soon be able to tune into a Hungarian language version of the Nickelodeon network after the U.S. kids channel sealed an exclusive programming deal last week with Central…
For the first time, a cable network, Nickelodeon, will win the Saturday morning kids ratings race for the broadcast season.
Oscar-winner Holly Hunter and Kiefer Sutherland will star in Phoenician Films' domestic drama "Woman Wanted."