Spanish digital operator Via Digital, 25% owned by telco Telefonica, will carry a branded Canal Hallmark channel on its platform from Dec. 15.
Alec Baldwin will star in the Michael Corrente-helmed feature "Outside Providence," it was confirmed Tuesday.
British media conglom Pearson is close to wrapping up the $500 million acquisition of All American Communications Inc., sources said Tuesday, and could announce it as early as today.
Sean O'Halloran is segueing from the hottest seat in Australian pay TV --- CEO of beleaguered satcaster Australis Media --- to one of the best-upholstered jobs in Oz film and TV production and…
Managers Jeff Kwatinetz and Michael Green, who recently ankled Gallin/Morey, have formed the Firm, a management shingle that will rep actors, filmmakers and musicians.
Rodeo Drive's Dyansen Gallery was the site of a family reunion Sept. 24 as Variety's third annual American Music Legend Award was presented to seven members of the Newman clan of film composers.
Sandra Bullock is near a deal to star for director Griffin Dunne in Warner Bros.' "Practical Magic." The film is based on an Alice Hoffman novel adapted by Robin Swicord. Filming is expected to begin…
The Canadian government has filed an application to force Warner Music Group to make its products available to BMG Direct, the BMG conglom's record club.
Italy's media tycoon and political right-wing opposition leader Silvio Berlusconi will stand trial Jan. 21 in Milan on charges of tax evasion and fraud, officials said Monday.
DreamWorks' feature distribution operation launched with an unspectacular start with the $12.3 million launch of "The Peacemaker."