Animator Walter Lantz, who created the conniving Woody Woodpecker cartoon character after a woodpecker disrupted his honeymoon in the 1940s, died Tuesday. He was 93.
FCC commissioners James Quello and Andrew Barrett said Tuesday they are amenable to relaxing broadcast station ownership rules.
Executives representing Thai Sky TV, one of Thailand's two cable TV operators, are discussing a possible joint venture agreement with Rupert Murdoch's Star TV network in Hong Kong this week, the…
The highly anticipated tour by Barbra Streisand became a ticket-buying reality Tuesday when representatives for the singer announced on-sale dates and venue information for 16 shows.
John Bard Manulis has confirmed that he is ankling as Chestnut Hill Prods. senior veepee of production to set up shop as an independent producer.
With the unemployment rate at a record high of 12.2%, the French government said Tuesday it will dedicate a TV channel to the jobs crisis for an experimental three-week period starting Monday.
Orion Pictures announced a new multipic distribution deal Tuesday with nascent Renascence Films, but details of the pact are sketchy with deal points reportedly still being hammered out.
Sprint and Silicon Graphics Inc. are beating their drums over Drums, the high-speed network from Sprint that will allow filmmakers using SGI's Silicon Studio to send videos, animations or graphics in…
China, which says it cracked down on rogue cable TV systems to eliminate pornographic and violent programming, is now embracing the technology under tight regulation, the China Daily reported Tuesday.
Susan Sarandon will star with Winona Ryder in the latest film version of "Little Women," which is set to start production as early as April 18 in Vancouver, B.C., sources familiar with the Columbia…