After five months of seeking bankruptcy court protection, venerable entertainment merchandising firm Winterland Prods. has emerged from Chapter 11. The move is a result of a successful…
Culture Crossing Intl., formed to finance and manage niche entertainment ventures, has announced its first foray into the industry with the establishment of Goodspot, a creative studio that will…
The Disney Co.'s ABC has fended off an aggressive bid by NBC to hang on to the exclusive rights to "Monday Night Football" through the year 2005.
The Sundance Channel has promoted Larry Aidem from acting president to president and appointed two new top programming executives, Tom Harbeck and Liz Manne.
James Bond and the good ship Titanic helped propel the Australian B.O. to an all-time high in 1997 -- the 10th consecutive year of growth.
‘Godzilla’ duo to settle at Sony The much-sought-after team of Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich and their Centropolis Entertainment is in final talks for an overall deal with Sony Pictures…
After years of limiting its involvement in feature films to the acquisition of TV rights, Italian pubcaster RAI has substantially increased its investment and is taking a more active role in national…
Guy East and Nigel Sinclair's Intermedia Films is renewing its relationship with Sydney Pollack's Mirage Enterprises.
"Seinfeld" isn't gone yet and NBC is still No. 1. After weeks of speculation about where NBC will find itself next season when "Seinfeld" leaves the schedule, the Peacock demonstrated in Jan. 5-11…
Bernard Girard, a retired writer, director and executive producer, died Dec. 30 at the Motion Picture & Television Hospital in Woodland Hills. He was 79.
Bill Conti has been tapped as musical director of the 70th Academy Awards, marking the 13th time the composer has wielded the baton at the Oscar ceremony.