Turner's Cartoon Network has unearthed a 1991 theatrical short featuring Bugs Bunny, which has never aired on TV, and plans to premiere the toon Friday at 8 p.m. to kick off a 48-hour, weekend-long…
Trimark Pictures has acquired U.S. distribution rights in all media to three films, including Abel Ferrara's "The Blackout," starring Matthew Modine, Dennis Hopper, Beatrice Dalle ("Betty Blue") and…
Canada's biggest telephone company, Bell Canada, says it will give independent production companies C$12 million ($8.8 million) over the next 2-1/2 years to encourage the development of multimedia…
Mike Newell and Alan Greenspan's Dogstar Films is joining forces in London with David Parfitt and Liz Barron's Parfitt Prods. to form Dogstar U.K.
Animation talent continued to enjoy a seller's market in the past year, with rates for union staffers generally rising to record levels, according to an annual survey by the industry's cartoonists…
CBS has renewed "Late Late Show with Tom Snyder" for a fourth season on the Eye web.
Kim Dickens, currently shooting "Zero Effect" for Castle Rock Entertainment, has inked to co-star in "Simple Simon" opposite Bruce Willis and Alec Baldwin for Universal Pictures and Imagine…
Investors' newfound enthusiasm for cable spilled over into the broader entertainment sector Tuesday in a rally encompassing all four major conglomerates, cablers and even broadcasters.
Telescene Film Group, a Montreal-based TV and film production outfit, is set to make its first-ever public share offering, which will likely net the Canadian company in the neighborhood of C$25…
Comedian/actor Barry Sobel has been hired as Magic Johnson's man on the latter's Twentieth TV talk/variety program, which is skedded to premiere in early 1998.