The Miami Film Festival will host the U.S. premieres of five films as its 15th edition rolls out between Jan. 30 and Feb. 8, kicking off with Bigas Luna's "The Chambermaid and the Titanic."
Three cable operators -- TeleCommunications Inc., Comcast Corp. and Cox Communications -- emerged big winners Thursday with multibillion-dollar profits from AT&T Corp.'s proposed $11.3 billion…
Cable's USA Network has inked a two-film deal with Grosso-Jacobson Prods. to produce a pair of made-for-TV movies based on Mary Higgins Clark's bestselling novels.
EchoStar surprised broadcasters Thursday with an announcement that it will offer "eligible" viewers in several large cities a programming tier that includes their major local affiliates, despite…
Film critic and historian Leonard Maltin has been appointed to teach the Theatrical Film Symposium class at the USC School of Cinema-Television, beginning Jan. 8.
Four months after a deal with another Los Angeles radio station abruptly fell through, longtime Chicago radio personality Jonathon Brandmeier has signed a long-term pact with CBS that will put him on…
USA Network and its sister Sci-Fi Channel have jointly acquired a package of 28 theatrical drama, sci-fi and horror titles -- a few of them genre classics -- from the vaults of MGM Domestic TV…
The attorney for MTV Networks spent most of the day Thursday trying to chip away at the credibility of Haim Saban, chairman and CEO of Rupert Murdoch's Fox Kids Worldwide, during a preliminary…
Erin Simon has been promoted to vice president of development at Tom Arnold's Universal-based Clean Break Prods. and will oversee development and production of all TV and feature projects.