Sports agent David Falk has joined forces with black-oriented showbiz company Space Station TV to broker the production of theatrical movies and made-for-cable pics geared to the urban, ethnic market.
Good Machine is turning up the volume. The Gotham-based production company founded by Ted Hope and James Schamus is launching a music division that will support supervision, clearances, consulting…
Munich-based Polygram Film Produktion GmbH announced on Monday that it is co-producing its first German-lingo feature: "Freundinnen und andere Monster" (Friends and Other Monsters), to be directed by…
Witt-Thomas Prods. president Gary Levine has joined Warner Bros. TV as executive vice president of creative affairs.
Twentieth Television has promoted Steve Friedman to the newly created position of vice president, marketing and strategic planning.
Mary McCormack, who portrayed deejay Howard Stern's infinitely patient wife in Paramount's "Private Parts," is set to begin two new pics.
Just when the Canwest-owned web TV3 thought it had the Kiwi youth market to itself with a June 29 launch of its new TV4, Auckland pubcaster TVNZ announced it will devote an entire channel to MTV.
Boosted by a diverse contingent of acts capable of consistently drawing large audiences, as well as stable, affordable ticket prices, the concert industry posted a strong midyear tally that runs…
TBS Superstation has acquired the off-net rights to 88 episodes apiece of the UPN comedy "Moesha," starring Brandy Norwood, and the WB sitcom "The Parent 'Hood," both of which will premiere on the…
In the second big-money deal for one of Joseph Finder's novels, TriStar Pictures prexy of production Chris Lee has agreed to pay $850,000 for an outright purchase of the screen rights to "High…
Mexico City theater operator Grupo Cinemex celebrated its 101st screen with the opening of a 14-screen facility on June 26.