Miramax Films has acquired North American rights to Tom Clegg's Persian Gulf War drama "Bravo Two Zero" from Anant Singh's Distant Horizon.
The U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday approved a bill to extend copyright protections, fondly renaming it after its champion, the late Sonny Bono (R Calif.). The Senate is expected to act on…
MTV and ESPN are the dominant foreign-programming channels on cable systems in China, according to the results of a new survey.
Canadian producer Allegro Films has teamed with Saban Entertainment to make 12 TV movies, set to be filmed over the next year in Montreal.
Seventh-biggest theater exhib General Cinema has put about one-quarter of its circuit on the market, Wall Street sources say.
Bowing to congressional pressure, FCC chairman Bill Kennard Wednesday temporarily backed off plans to require broadcasters to provide free airtime to political candidates.
The evangelists for the Second Coming of Television, featuring 500 digital channels and eye-popping high-definition pictures before the decade is out, have forsaken reality and taken up residence in…
The Disney Channel has ordered 65 episodes of a gameshow strip from Dick Clark Prods. that's based on the Price Stern Sloan series of Mad Libs fill-in-the-blank party-game books.
Harvey Keitel is in advanced negotiations to star with Italian box office champion Leonardo Pieraccioni in the film "My West," which will be directed by Giovanni Veronesi and produced by Vittorio and…
Paramount Intl. Television has tapped Isis Moussa marketing VP and upped Julie Wineberg to administration veep.
Former dancer Darina Devens Wiesel died March 2 at Kaiser Hospital in Panorama City from complications resulting from Huntington's disease. She was 47.