Yoram Gross-Village Roadshow, an Aussie-based animation studio, has inked a co-production alliance with EM.TV & Merchandising, a Munich-based distribution and merchandising company, and will partner…
Twentieth Century Fox has acquired Wayne Kramer's spec, "Mindhunters" for a low six- against mid-six-figure sum.
Independent auteur Roger Corman will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Casting Society of America (CSA) at a Nov. 12 midday ceremony at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.
Playboy Entertainment Group has launched a channel in Scandinavia through ViaSat, a direct-to-home service owned and operated by the Modern Times Group in Stockholm. The deal was sealed during last…
Gramercy Pictures' "Bean" will open the first annual New York Comedy Film Festival, which will run from Oct. 23-26 at the New York Film Academy. Directed by Mel Smith, "Bean" stars U.K. comic Rowan…
Rupert Murdoch is putting together a new 24-hour cable network called Fox Sports World that will consist of soccer, rugby and other sports taped outside the U.S.
Director Laurie Knoller will present the feature version of her award-winning short "Hub Cap World" at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Chaplin Theater of Raleigh Studios.
MCA Records and Refuge Records, the startup bowed by producer Don Gehman and manager Larry Frazin, have joint-ventured. Under the terms of the pact, MCA will provide marketing and promotion for the…
Nelvana Ltd. executive VP Eleanor Olmstead will leave the company Oct. 31 to pursue other interests, the Toronto-based animation production house said Monday.
Central European Media Enterprises (CME), a publicly traded U.S. media company, and its Slovenian partner, ad sales broker Pro Plus, launched a new channel Monday in Slovenia called Gajba TV.
Brit video helmer Peter Care --- best known for directing arty, experimental musicvideos for such acts as R.E.M. and Bruce Springsteen --- is set to make his feature directing debut with "Blunt…