Euro-focused exhibition confab Cinema Expo '98 came to a roaring close Thursday with a splashy awards show, replete with entertainment by Irish troupe Riverdance and several other surprise guests.
Lions Gate Media has agreed to buy the documentary-production company Termite Art Prods. for $2.75 million in common shares of the parent Lions Gate.
Sony Pictures Entertainment is in the earliest stages of setting up an indigenous production company in Japan for features and animation, the company confirmed Thursday. The company would create and…
A group that includes Wall Street house J.P. Morgan and real estate developer La Salle Partners on Thurs-day announced plans to build a $160 million film and television production facility in…
William Stuart's Aurora Prods. has picked up the spec "Jar of Fools" from actor-turned-scribe Jud Meyers.
News Corp. chairman and chief exec Rupert Murdoch has pocketed small change of about A$130 million ($78 million) from a selldown of preferred stock in his global media conglomerate, the media titan's…
Author and columnist Anne Roiphe will publish her next book with a new house, the Free Press, much to Houghton Mifflin's dismay.
Twentieth Century Fox TV has inked an overall deal with feature filmmaker Mick Jackson, who has directed such pics as "L.A. Story," "Volcano" and "The Bodyguard."
Cindy Hauser has been named senior vice president of marketing and creative director of Fox Broadcasting, reporting to George Greenberg, exec VP of marketing at Fox.
First-quarter Internet ad spending rose to $351.3 million, setting a pace that would easily give the fledgling industry its first $1 billion calendar year, the Internet Advertising Bureau reports.
Hazelle Goodman has signed on to play the role of the queen in The New York Shakespeare Festival's production of "Cymbeline."
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