Arab News Network (ANN) isn't about to knock the popular and widely viewed CNN off the Mideast airwaves, but it does promise to offer regional viewers an Arabic-lingo alternative to the U.S…
HBO has purchased the rights to adapt the 1996 nonfiction book "Excellent Cadavers" as an HBO Pictures telefilm, with Carlo Carlei reportedly attached to direct.
Veteran international marketing doyenne Diana Hawkins has landed at Sony Pictures Entertainment, serving as the studio's London-based international creative affairs veepee.
General Motors Corp.'s $500 million deal to sponsor five consecutive Olympics on NBC is the first of its kind, but it won't be the last.
"Friday the 13th" producer Sean Cunningham has formed a company, Sun Valley Film Corp., to handle mainstream fare, and announced the acquisition of two new projects.
Whoopi Goldberg is moving from the stage back to the bigscreen in two films that will have the actress jumping between productions.
The American Cinematheque's new series --- "Two-Fisted Tales: The Explosive Cinema of Sam Fuller" --- kicks off Friday with a 40th anniversary screening of "Forty Guns."
Seagull Entertainment is preparing to fight involuntary bankruptcy proceedings brought against the company last week by several creditors and former production staffers on Seagull's syndie strip…
Twentieth Century Fox TV has signed a three-year overall development deal with veteran writer/producer John Tinker and director/producer Bill D'Elia, executive producers of the CBS drama "Chicago…
Warner Bros. TV has signed an exclusive three-year production and development deal worth an estimated $2 million to $3 million with Paul Manning, supervising producer on NBC's hit drama "ER."
Aussie producer Lynda House ("Muriel's Wedding,") sure does have an excellent sense of timing.