The Discovery Channel ventured into the world of home shopping Thursday, when it sealed a pact with Sydney-based TVSN (TV Shopping Network) for the pan-Asian shopping net to produce the half-hour…
Less than four years after Capitol Records shuttered its black music division, the label is poised to jumpstart the arm, thanks to a pair of artist signings.
PBS announced production on six new programs Sunday at the Television Critics Assn. press tour event in Pasadena, with the list headed by plans to run a six-hour miniseries about the African…
The trend toward home viewing of films will accelerate in the U.S. over the next five years, according to research conducted by Veronis, Suhler & Associates, a New York investment banking firm.
AUSTRALIA Oz Writers Guild honors Enright “Lorenzo's Oil” co-scibe Nick Enright received the 1997 Gold Award at Friday's Australian Writers Guild Awards for his feature film script “Blackrock.” Pic…
Spelling Films has made a deal with Mike Newell and his Dogstar Prods. to develop a remake of "The Grass Is Greener," the 1960 comedy about a penniless English earl whose wife has an affair with a…
Bloomberg has announced the launching of Bloomberg Television, a Spanish-language news channel to reach all of Latin America starting this fall. The U.S.-based news information company is also…
Delicious Vinyl has filed a $25 million lawsuit against Red Ant Entertainment, claiming it has never been paid for establishing a joint record company with Red Ant and is owed more than $1.5 million…
It's the salad days of summer abroad as the season looks fairly certain to propel "The Lost World: Jurassic Park," "Batman & Robin" and "Con Air" to higher altitudes than their domestic results.
Warner Bros. has picked up the romantic comedy pitch "A Thousand Kisses," in a preemptive bid, for George Clooney and Robert Lawrence's studio-based production company, Left Bank Prods. The price was…