Universal Studios Networks has set April 30 as the launch date for its action suspense channel in Germany, 13th Street, having secured a broadcast license from the Berlin-Brandenburg media…
TriStar Pictures will get "The Last Word" after all, paying a mid-six-figure against high-six-figure sum for the spec screenplay by Trey Callaway and Gary Glasberg for John Woo and Terence Chang to…
Veronis, Suhler & Associates, the independent investment bank that specializes in media properties, has hired Wall Street veteran Francis A. L'Esperance III as managing director of its Broadcasting…
Warner Bros. has purchased a pitch for a script titled "Man Made" from freshman writing team Milo Addica and Will Rokos -- along with a blind script commitment for a future screenplay -- in an…
Kevin Mayer has been upped to the newly created post of senior VP of strategic planning for the Walt Disney Co.
Capping months of on-and-off negotiations, New York-based SFX Entertainment is close to acquiring Avalon Attractions, the L.A.-based concert promotion firm led by Brian Murphy, for $22 million…
Animation and interactive arts team Susan Bernstein and Dan Kuenster have left their posts at CD-ROM and Internet content development company 7th Level Studio and set up shop as Zoom Cartoons…
CBS is bringing "Murphy Brown" back to its old Monday stomping grounds next month for the six weeks leading up to the one-hour series finale May 18.
U.S. exhib General Cinema has inked a deal with Argentine developer Cinema Paradiso to build what it believes will be the largest venue in Latin America, a 21-screener to seat 4,500.
Universal Pictures has fallen head over heels for Tom Flynn's "Anything for Love," with Will Smith and Whitney Houston attached to star, the studio confirmed Wednesday.