Kenneth (Babyface) Edmonds was named Songwriter of the Year by performing rights org Broadcast Music Inc.
Leading British literary agent Nick Marston has ankled AP Watt to become managing director of the media division at rival firm Curtis Brown Ltd.
Fine Line Features, continuing its shift toward more acquisitions, has agreed to pay $10.5 million for North American rights to Woody Allen's "Deconstructing Harry" and Barbara Kopple's documentary…
Studio Canal Plus, the film production arm of French pay television company Canal Plus, is to co-finance the next two films starring Chinese actress Gong Li.
Miramax's Dimension Films division walked away from a surprisingly quiet bankruptcy court hearing Tuesday with the prequel, sequel and remake rights to Carolco Pictures' "Rambo" franchise for a cool…
David Puttnam is to receive a British Film Institute fellowship May 22 for his ''outstanding contribution'' to British film.
CBS has muscled its way to first in May 5-11 primetime Nielsens and into a tie for the May sweeps households lead, thanks largely to "The Last Don," which started its run with CBS' highest Sunday-pic…
Former Carolco Pictures CEO Peter Hoffman is merging his CineVisions financial consulting business with Graham Bradstreet's London-based ICE Media.
Kicking off its first-ever upfront presentation Tuesday evening, Univision trotted out its top talent and lobbied media buyers to take advantage of the burgeoning Hispanic market.
Hero Prods., a Miami-based TV production and broadcast center, announced a three-year contract with United Family Communications to provide digital production, post-production and satellite uplink…
The WB network will kick off a fourth night of primetime programming by January with two new dramas that bring the netlet's total programming tally to nine hours a week.