Children's Television Workshop and Nelvana are teaming to produce an animated series aimed at helping kids understand math and how it affects everyday life.
As expected, Groove Radio (KACD-FM, 103.1) tweaked its dance music format early Thursday morning, adding more hits to its playlist in becoming "your 18-in-a-row, nonstop music station."
Naina Yeltsin, wife of Russian President Boris Yeltsin, has agreed to co-chair the country's newly designated Culture (Kultura) channel, set to debut in November on the national frequency formerly…
Japanese network TBS unveiled the revamped format for its flagship news program on Thursday and one of the most notable changes is the addition of news anchor Mitsuyo Kusano.
Macedonian helmer Milcho Manchevski --- whose "Before the Rain" garnered a Gold Lion award at the 1994 Venice film fest, as well as a best foreign-language film Oscar nomination --- is set to direct…
The Jim Henson Co. is taking over distribution of its 230-hour TV catalog after the five-year international distrib deal it has with Disney expires Dec. 31.
Miramax Films has shelled out $400,000 against a high-six-figure sum for rookie scribes Ceridwen Morris and Alexandra Valenti's spec script "So Shoot Me," with Diane Keaton, Cathy Konrad and Bill…
The Miami Film Festival marks its 15th anniversary in 1998, with South Beach denizen Sylvester Stallone once again serving as the fest's honorary international chairman.
After striking out with the Supreme Court, a group of songwriters and music publishers have begun lobbying Congress to modify current copyright law to give added protections to material written…
Darcie Denkert has been upped to senior executive vice president, business affairs at MGM. Her title was wrong in Thursday’s story. * * * Carsey-Werner Co. exec Dirk W. van de Bunt’s name was…
Sony Music is expected to announce today that 550 Records prexy Polly Anthony will add the title of president of Epic Records to her already impressive resume. Anthony had inked a new multi-year…