The first Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Award has been given to Russia's Tanya Fridrich for her script "Smile of the King."
Oscar-winning Australian actor Geoffrey Rush ("Shine") and Sam Neill ("The Piano," "Event Horizon") are in final negotiations for lead voice roles in "The Magic Pudding," an animated film from…
French paybox Canal Plus has reported that revenues for the first nine months of the year have risen 16.2% to $1.6 billion.
The A list of execs and artists from film, TV and music attended the Neil Bogart Memorial Fund's dinner honoring record producer David Foster.
ABC prexy Preston Padden is expected to clear up a few "misconceptions" today about his network's plans to exploit the digital TV spectrum during the next few years.
Oprah Winfrey, John Travolta, Angela Bassett, Samuel L. Jackson and Whoopi Goldberg are among the thesps set to provide voices for an animated tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. produced by the King…
Australian Prime Television Ltd. has signed a non-binding purchase agreement with Alejandro Romay, owner and CEO of Argentina's Channel 9.
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences wants to simplify things and get in step with the calendar year.
The Oceanside headquarters of CinemaStar Luxury Theaters Inc. are popping with activity: there's a new VP-chief financial officer; it has launched its first international foray; and it is struggling…
Kay Koplovitz, founder, chairman and CEO of USA Networks, received an award from the Argentine government recently in recognition of her work on an anti-discriminatory campaign in Latin America known…