UPN's attempt to prevent Sinclair Broadcast Group stations from defecting to the WB network received what may prove to be a fatal blow on Monday.
In a new management shuffle, Endemol Entertainment has appointed John De Mol, co-founder of the fast-growing top European independent production company, as chairman of its executive board.
New Line Cinema and restaurant chain Long John Silver's have joined forces for a multimillion-dollar promotional effort designed to help launch the upcoming sci-fi pic "Lost in Space" starring Gary…
Castle Rock Entertainment fired up its development machine with the seven-figure-plus purchase of a comedy pitch from writing trio Mark Lawrence, Katie Ford and Caryn Lucas, Castle Rock confirmed…
Toper Taylor has been upped to prexy of Nelvana Communications, Inc., the Los Angeles-based programming and merchandise licensing division of the Toronto-based Nelvana Enterprises Inc.
Cable's Independent Film Channel (IFC) has inked an agreement with Buena Vista TV to secure a post-premium cable licensing window for 17 Miramax titles from 1995 to '97.
NTL Inc. and U.S. West have emerged as rival contenders to take over Telewest, the U.K.'s second-largest cable operator.
Breaking their silence in order to clarify an ambiguous end to their legal action against Internet Entertainment Group, a World Wide Web-based adult entertainment concern, Pamela Anderson Lee and…
Nadia Bronson, the French-born head of Universal Pictures' international marketing arm, has been upped to prexy of the division, the studio announced Monday.
A Denver judge ruled Wharf Holdings, the parent company of Wharf Cable, in contempt Friday for failing to turn over assets to cable operator United Intl. Holdings (UIH).
Vinessa Shaw, fresh off her role in Stanley Kubrick's "Eyes Wide Shut" has signed for the female lead in Mika Kaurismaki's indie pic "Los Angeles Without a Map."