Forbidden City Film Co. was recently established in Beijing with extremely powerful backing.
The $573 million MGM/Metromedia merger, whose idea was it? Sidney Sapsowitz says it was his, and in a complaint filed in Los Angeles Superior Court the former MGM finance exec VP is suing to get his…
Castle Rock Entertainment has signed an exclusive two-year deal with former executive producers of "The Simpsons" Bill Oakley and Josh Weinstein.
Charles Gordon's Daybreak Prods. has inked scribe David Berenbaum to pen an untitled police comedy for a low six-figure sum, sources said Tuesday.
Looking for a long-term cure for its sagging ratings, the No. 2 U.S. Spanish-language TV network, Telemundo, is searching for strategic partners and may even consider selling the company in the near…
Chinese pic "The Opium War" (Yapian Zhanzheng) will be screening as part of the official competition at the upcoming Montreal World Film Festival, and this year's edition, set to run Aug. 22 to Sept…
The Directors Guild of America will present its first DGA Diversity Award in September, honoring a producer or employer in the industry who has demonstrated a commitment to the hiring of women and…
DTH broadcaster Sky Latin America has hired four new executives for senior management posts.
The WB Television Network has inked a four-year affiliation agreement with WBNX Cleveland six weeks after WUAB dropped the netlet for an exclusive deal with UPN.
Laszlo Czeto Bernat has been awarded the 1997 Hartley-Merrill Prize for international screenwriting.
KABC news anchor Lisa McRee has been officially anointed as Joan Lunden's successor at "Good Morning America."