Shanghai Animation Film Studio expects to produce a record-setting amount of animation in 1997 --- more than 1,000 minutes --- and has launched several ambitious projects, including a feature.
The soundtrack to "Space Jam" and discs from the Wallflowers, Spice Girls, Jewel and LeAnn Rimes were the top sellers for the first half of 1997, according to figures released Monday by the Recording…
Sports agent David Falk has joined forces with black-oriented showbiz company Space Station TV to broker the production of theatrical movies and made-for-cable pics geared to the urban, ethnic market.
Good Machine is turning up the volume. The Gotham-based production company founded by Ted Hope and James Schamus is launching a music division that will support supervision, clearances, consulting…
Munich-based Polygram Film Produktion GmbH announced on Monday that it is co-producing its first German-lingo feature: "Freundinnen und andere Monster" (Friends and Other Monsters), to be directed by…
Witt-Thomas Prods. president Gary Levine has joined Warner Bros. TV as executive vice president of creative affairs.
Twentieth Television has promoted Steve Friedman to the newly created position of vice president, marketing and strategic planning.
Mary McCormack, who portrayed deejay Howard Stern's infinitely patient wife in Paramount's "Private Parts," is set to begin two new pics.
Just when the Canwest-owned web TV3 thought it had the Kiwi youth market to itself with a June 29 launch of its new TV4, Auckland pubcaster TVNZ announced it will devote an entire channel to MTV.
Boosted by a diverse contingent of acts capable of consistently drawing large audiences, as well as stable, affordable ticket prices, the concert industry posted a strong midyear tally that runs…