North American cinema impacted the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival awards Saturday night, grabbing major prizes, including the main prize -- the Crystal Globe -- and directing honors for Canadian…
Court TV daytime producer Sheilagh McGee will be tapped to replace Erik Sorenson as vice president of programming.
Marking her departure from the family film genre, producer Jennie Lew Tugend (the "Free Willy" films) has teamed with Dan Clark to tackle the heavy drama "Buddha Rain."
Phoenix Pictures has paid a low-six against mid-six figures for "Venus," a pitch by Steven List & Astrid Neal with Jenna Elfman (TV's "Dharma and Greg") attached to star.
Kevin Bacon has inked to star in the thriller "A Stir of Echoes," which Artisan Entertainment is financing and distributing.
Thailand's broadcast media are to be liberalized over the next three years, allowing private companies to take part.
Sheryl Rothmuller has been named publicist at NBC Entertainment Press & Publicity. In her new position, Rothmuller will work on various publicity assignments, including NBC Enterprises, NBC…
Paul Maguire, the sports commentator who ankled NBC earlier this year to become an analyst for the Sunday-night NFL games on ESPN, said the professional football league being proposed by NBC and Time…
Producer Ray Stark has given another $500,000 to the Peter Stark Memorial Scholarship, a fund that provides financial support to students in film production at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and…
"Nightline" is going primetime. ABC will give the latenight news series a five-week summer run Thursdays at 10 p.m. starting Aug. 6, the web is expected to announce today. It's the first time the Ted…
Oscar-winner Geoffrey Rush ("Shine") is set to play the villainous mastermind in Universal's offbeat superhero pic "Mystery Men," directed by commercial helmer Kinka Usher.