One result of the recent sharpening of the Children's Television Act of 1990, which mandates that stations now provide three hours of educational kidvid programming per week, is that U.S…
Variety, the paper of record for international showbiz, now has an offspring. Just as Variety covers entertainment around the world, from film and television to music to technology to legit, Variety…
Billy Connolly will emcee BAFTA's seventh annual Britannia Awards, with Barry Levinson signing on to present the nod to Dustin Hoffman at the Sept. 24 ceremonies.
A short time ago, it seemed the only place to turn for kids' able programming in France was Canal Plus' Canal J. The past year, however, has seen a growing kidvid trend, with satellite consortiums…
Pathe chairman Jerome Seydoux admitted last week that dallying with an underage girl had been a mistake.
Novice showbiz parents might want to peruse "Your Kid Ought to Be in Pictures," just published by Lone Eagle Publishing, before pestering talent and casting agents with questions.
Four seasons, four Emmys --- do kudos from their peers up the ante each season for the creative team behind "Frasier"?
Veteran videogame designer Rick Dyer has reason to breathe a sigh of relief as his new interactive, video computer game, "Shadoan," finally hits store shelves this month. After all, he's been hoping…
Dodos, reindeer, foxes and Vikings are only a few of the animated managerie of stars being brought to Mipcom Jr. by London-based distributor ITEL.
This fall, the Independent Feature Film Market will be homecoming of sorts for some indie filmmakers.
Once upon a time --- as recently as five years ago --- children watching TV in Europe, Asia, Latin America and Australia didn't have many programming choices.