Cinar Films has begun production in Montreal on a new version of "The Adventures of Paddington Bear," to be co-produced with Protecrea/Canal J, a subsidiary of French broadcaster TF1.
Pamela Lee is talking with Columbia TriStar Television Distribution about future firstrun syndication projects.
Bryan Grant, who was responsible for setting up "The General" as a four-hour miniseries for TNT, has been upped to director of development for Trilogy Entertainment Group's feature division, the…
In what could equally draw cheers and jeers from members, the Writers Guild of America announced Tuesday that it had reached a tentative agreement for a new three-year contract with film and…
Many of the creditors of failed video distrib Network Entertainment will receive a maximum payout of 10¢ in the dollar under an agreement struck with Network's administrators, Price Waterhouse.
"The View" on day one of Barbara Walters' new ABC daytime strip looked like a 2.4 household rating and 9 share, according to Nielsen's metered market survey.
Showtime programming prexy Jerry Offsay on Tuesday unveiled an ambitious, high-profile original film production slate that includes biopics on convicted CIA spy Aldrich Ames and New York Yankees…
Preston Padden, president of the ABC TV Network, said Tuesday that "a strong spirit of cooperation" between the major cable operators and big city TV stations owned by the Big Four broadcast networks…
Government funding of $4.5 million has been awarded for the construction of the Cittadella del Cinema, a complex to contain three screens, a cinematheque and the offices of the Giffoni Film Festival…
The Toronto Intl. Film Festival pulled back the curtain a little further Tuesday with the release of 24 titles confirmed for its special presentations program.