John Malone's Starz network has signed an exclusive pay TV output deal with the Shooting Gallery, which becomes the fourth recent indie movie operation to engineer a deal with the network.
Industry execs and lobbyists here are predicting that the American Film Marketing Assn. is heading for trouble over its position on the upcoming General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS)…
Just a week after announcing that Mickey Mouse will make his video games debut, Disney Interactive has added Donald Duck and "Jungle Book" characters to cash in on the lucrative $6.3 billion industry.
Advertisers and web sales execs are expected to begin the process of hammering out advanced advertising buys in the multibillion-dollar upfront market as early as today, with some insiders suggesting…
Based on a limited sampling of the 2,011 theaters offering screenings of midnight screenings of "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace," Twentieth Century Fox is estimating grosses in the…
Animation house Will Vinton Studios ("The PJs") has upped Laura Myhre to the new position of manager of development.
Pamela Levine Katz has been upped to senior veep of marketing planning and research at Twentieth Century Fox. Katz will helm marketing research and strategy development for the studio's domestic…
Oprah Winfrey elbowed Jerry Springer out of the top spot among daytime yakkers in a sweeps week when Rosie O'Donnell and Montel Williams also posted double-digit gains, according to Nielsen's latest…
TNT has promoted Kim Long to senior VP of production, announced Robert DeBitetto, executive VP for the cable web.
Blue Rider Pictures, which is selling Minnie Driver and Kate Driver's production "Slow Burn" for foreign, recently optioned Ehren Kruger's script "Mythic."
Seventh Art Releasing has picked up North American rights to German docu "Karussell" from writer-director Ilona Ziok. Pic, which preemed at the Berlin Film Fest, focuses on the life of German-born…