Director Raul Ruiz, 56, was sleeping in Vancouver when he received the phone call from Chile's Minister of Education, congratulating him on just winning the biennial National Art Award in the field…
The new management team at recently re-capitalized Live Entertainment has been rounded out with the naming of two new executive VPs, both from inside company ranks.
U.K. cable operator Telewest has agreed to carry an unnamed analog cable channel in return for a seven-figure sum, a deal unprecedented in the U.K. cable industry.
After a long period of relative docility the MGM lion is growling again, having pawed out $9 million to Val Kilmer to star in "Sight Unseen," to be directed by Irwin Winkler. Originally a project at…
New Line Cinema, re-establishing its indie powerhouse sensibility, announced on Monday its new $400 million revolving line of credit for production financing from a group of international banks led…
One of the corporate world's notable brand-management outfits, Pittard Sullivan, has formed an interactive division that will involve the company in World Wide Web site design, computer graphics…
The fall season abroad is delivering big paydays for "Men in Black," "The Lost World: Jurassic Park," "Face/ Off" and "Bean," but it's an unforgiving period for films that can't find an audience in…
Discovery Communications, one of the U.S. companies at the center of activity at the ongoing Mipcom TV trade show, unveiled two ambitious programming arrangements Sunday.
Five-year Universal TV veteran Susan Workman is ankling her post as executive vice president of administration and business affairs, the studio confirmed Friday.
Steering a conservative course for pubcaster NHK's conversion to digital transmission, president Katsuji Ebisawa said Japan might not be able to support three consumer direct satellite platforms.