Six TV executives have been installed as new members to the board of directors of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation (ATASF).
Italy and Germany have chosen their entries for the Academy Awards' best foreign-language film category. Veteran director Pupi Avati's bittersweet romantic comedy "The Best Man" has been chosen as…
The L'Orangerie restaurant has sued Mustang Films, Hollywood Network, Marie-Jocelyn Rousseau and Carlos deAbreau for allegedly stiffing the popular restaurant for a private party tab of more than…
British broadcasters on Tuesday stepped closer to launching digital television on schedule next year by unveiling two pacts that will be crucial to the introduction of multiple TV channels in the U.K.
Nickelodeon/Nick at Nite has awarded executive-VP chevrons to four of its senior staffers: Cyma Zarghami, Ann Sarnoff, Scott Webb and Marva Smalls.
Following disappointing performances from a string of big-budget U.S. action entries that have consistently underwhelmed Italian audiences this season, the downward trend for the fall's heavyweight…
Steve Martin will appear in "Additional Dialogue: An Evening with Dalton Trumbo" Nov. 24 at the Writers Guild Theater. Created by Christopher Trumbo, the stage production is a chronicle of the…
Bavarian media mogul Leo Kirch is increasing his share in Germany's No. 2 commercial station SAT1 from 43% to 58%. A Kirch Group representative said on Monday that Kirch has purchased publisher…
The ever-fickle Sean Connery has dropped out of the Scott Free/Intermedia project "Where the Money Is" so he can concentrate on "Entrapment" for 20th Century Fox.
ABC has warned the Federal Communications Commission that it better finalize its list of digital channel assignments by Jan. 2, or KABC may miss its goal of putting a digital signal on the air by…
In a preemptive bid, Miramax Films has picked up U.S. and other territorial rights to Redeemable Features' 1960s period piece "The Hairy Bird" from Canada's Alliance Communications, which financed…