Natalie Vinet has been appointed head of Accolade Releasing, the worldwide TV distribution arm of Paragon Entertainment.
Ron Eldard has inked to star opposite Russell Crowe in the untitled David Kelley hockey-themed project formerly called "The Game" at Walt Disney Pictures, sources said Friday.
Microsoft Corp. chieftain Bill Gates isn't talking --- yet --- but industry reaction is making it clear that a federal judge's decision Thursday ordering the software giant to cease forcing PC makers…
Cable rates rose by as much as 9.6% during the past two years, according to a report released Monday by the Federal Communications Commission.
Actress-turned-screenwriter Heather Thomas has notched her second deal at Disney, as David Vogel's Hollywood Pictures paid mid- against high six-figures for her pitch "Legacies," a horror film with…
John Nuzzi has been named VP-affiliate marketing and promotion at ABC Television Network in New York. He had been VP of affiliate promotion at Fox Broadcasting Co. * * * Marianne Gambelli has been…
What began as a friendly arrangement for Paragon Entertainment Corp. to acquire control of Lacewood, an Ottawa-based animation company, has turned into a bitter power struggle.
Bad Boy Entertainment/Arista Records artist Puff Daddy nabbed five nominations for the 25th annual American Music Awards, to lead the list of multiple nominees.
Dick Emery is ankling as chief exec of BBC World-wide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, to become chief exec of U.K. TV, the BBC's pay TV joint venture with Flextech.
As expected, it was perhaps the most cutthroat year ever for the Canadian TV buyers at the L.A. Screenings, with all of the major players chasing the same hot Hollywood properties.
Jorge Saralegui, exec vice president of production at Fox, has jumped from buyer to seller --- and to a new studio --- with plans to hang out an independent producer shingle at Warner Bros. starting…