Fox Family Films next month will debut "Anastasia," its maiden in-house animated effort, but the challenger is going to face a big fight from heavyweight champ Disney. The question is: Can both come…
France's Centre National de la Cinematographie will increase its funding for the audiovisual industry to $22.5 million in the coming year.
Four film-industry veterans who left top Canuck distrib Alliance Releasing in recent weeks turned up Thursday at the Vancouver Film Festival to announce that they have formed a new Canadian…
Webs have bestowed full-season pickups on five more shows. NBC has ordered another nine episodes of "Veronica's Closet" and "Just Shoot Me," while ABC has given the nod to its highest-rated freshman…
Lensing has wrapped on the John Savage starrer "Front Line," the first production of indie outfit Kingman Films Intl.
Reflecting a divisiveness among board members and Isaac Tigrett's operation of the House of Blues, the founder of the nightspot has been removed as CEO.
Universal Intl. Television reached an output agreement at last week's Mipcom TV trade show with Belgian station TV4 covering firstrun features, TV series, telepics and library product.
Mel Bilbo, a 30-year veteran of theme park management and marketing, has been appointed vice president and general manager of DisneyQuest, a new line of location-based interactive entertainment…
Some of Los Angeles' top politicos, industry mavens and community members came together Thursday to announce the formation of the Hollywood Economic Alliance, kicking off a long-term revitalization…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has ordered a full season of its new David E. Kelley drama "Ally McBeal." The series, which airs at 9 p.m. Mondays after "Melrose Place," has improved the timeslot for Fox by 72%…
Ethan Embry ("White Squall," "That Thing You Do!") and Jennifer Love Hewitt (TV's "Party of Five" and "House Arrest") are set to co-star in "The Party" for Columbia Pictures.