Canal Plus Netherlands has inked a five-year, 145 million guilder ($73 million) deal that gives it rights to broadcast live, on pay TV, all Honor Division soccer games in Holland.
The ax fell for 85 employees at Orion Pictures Thursday as Metromedia Intl. Group shareholders approved the $573 million sale of Orion Pictures and Goldwyn Entertainment Co. to billionaire Kirk…
The new management of Marvel Entertainment Group Inc. reached an agreement Thursday with its banks, bondholders and the principal shareholders of Toy Biz Inc. that promises to end months of bitter…
Jason James Richter, who starred in "Free Willy" and "Free Willy 2," has been inked to co-star with Kate Hudson, the daughter of Goldie Hawn and Bill Hudson, in the indie feature "Ricochet River"…
Is TCI Intl. about to pack its Latin American bags and say, "Adios"? That's been the rumor in the Latino cable industry over the past week or so, following Argentine press reports that the U.S…
Twentieth Century Fox intends to spin the ballooned cost of "Titanic" to its advantage when the pic is released later this year, according to Fox's U.K. marketing manager, Tomas Jegeus.
One day after placing John Symes in charge of its new MGM Worldwide TV Group, the studio has named James F. Griffiths president of international TV distribution and MGM Networks.
Bowing to pressure from elected officials and kidvid advocates, broadcasters, with the important exception of NBC, have agreed to add symbols to their current content code to indicate if a show…
Mike Leigh, Walter Bernstein and Horton Foote on Wednesday won the top Humanitas Prizes, which honors writers for effectively communicating human values in their scripts.
Mark Canton's life is one long string of ironies.