Michael Aguilar, former creative exec at Paramount, has been upped to production executive at Shuler Donner/Donner Prods.
Plagued by regulatory delays in its effort to enter the high-powered DBS business, PrimeStar Partners is expected to announce today that it is proceeding with a corporate reorganization.
AUSTRALIA Penny Chapman, one of Australia’s most celebrated TV drama producers, is quitting her plum post as general manager of network television at pubcaster Australian Broadcasting Corp. (ABC)…
With no progress being made in the bitter labor dispute between ABC and the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians, the union plans to stage a rally in New York on March 31, the one-year…
The new management team at Japanese production-distribution company Shochiku Co. is looking to maximize profits by dropping its line of artfilms and focusing efforts on a trimmer line of films more…
Touchstone Pictures has paid mid- against upper-six-figures for "Robot Killer," a pitch to be written by Cinco Paul ("Witch Hunt"), sources said.
Bad weather, time zone differences and a back-loaded schedule of events have helped limit CBS to the lowest-rated opening four nights of a Winter Olympics since 1984. The Eye's Nagano coverage has…
Films from Brazil, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain and Russia made the cut for the 1997 foreign-language Oscar category.
The red carpet will be rolled out in front of the Zoo Palast theater this evening as Jim Sheridan's IRA melodrama "The Boxer" kicks off the 48th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 11-22).
Kino Intl. has picked up Carlos Marcovich's directorial debut "Who the Hell is Juliette?"