Arete Image Software has named Stanton Rutledge prexy and CEO. Rutledge joins the f/x outfit from CST Entertainment. * * * TN Media has bumped Larry Blasius to senior VP and director of the national…
Alliance and Le Monde begin production this week in Toronto on "Airborne," an action thriller starring Steve Guttenberg, Sean Bean, Colm Feore, Kim Coates and Torri Higgenson.
Japan's Supreme Court ruled Thursday that copyright protection for Popeye is no longer valid, arguing the 50-year term of the protection had expired.
Trimark Pictures is expected to announce today that it has retained investment bankers Societe Generale Bannon to advise the company on strategic alliances or a possible sale.
Jane Seymour, TV's frontier physician, will spend the summer shipwrecked on a not-so-deserted tropical island, as principal photography starts today in Puerto Rico on "The New Swiss Family Robinson,"…
Montreal-based Telescene and Finnish producer Mandart Entertainment have begun lensing the Michael Ironside starrer "Going to Kansas City," Telescene officials have announced.
Miriam Trogdon has been named executive producer of Viacom Prods.' "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch." The sitcom is heading into its second season on ABC.
Evil beasts in "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" and "Men in Black" had the time of their lives last week at the overseas box office, especially in Asia, Latin America and South Africa. Only the…
Sony's "Men in Black" zapped an estimated $19 million over the weekend, becoming the first film of the summer to rule the fickle box office universe for three consecutive frames.
Michael Jackson, the new chief executive of Channel 4, has announced the biggest change for almost a decade in the web's chain of editorial command.
After the House voted 10 days ago to lower the guillotine on the National Endowment for the Arts, a Senate subcommittee voted Friday to restore the arts agency's $100 million budget.