Buena Vista Intl. confirmed Tuesday that Alan Finney will sign on in May as VP and managing director of BVI's upstart Australian and New Zealand distribution company (Daily Variety, Feb. 17).
Rob Reiner is set to play the head of a TV network in "Ed TV" for Imagine Entertainment and Universal Pictures. Pic will be helmed by Ron Howard and produced by Brian Grazer. It is slated to start…
Former MTV and VH1 maven Linda Corradina is going indie, having just inked a deal with Broadcast News Networks prexy Steven Rosenbaum.
So what was Dan Rather doing guest-hosting CNN's "Larry King Live" on Monday night?
CBS' coverage of the Winter Olympics continued to perform below its ratings projections on Monday by earning a 15.3 rating/23 share in primetime, according to preliminary Nielsen Media Research data.
Loews Cineplex Entertainment Corp., soon to be formed from the merger of Cineplex Odeon and Loews Theaters, will be on the lookout for acquisitions that could make the company even bigger, Loews CEO…
Los Angeles broadcasters will be getting good news from the Federal Communications Commission today when the agency releases a new list of digital TV channel assignments that improves, at least to…
The life of boxing legend Sonny Liston will be the subject of a biopic Warner Bros. has put into development with producers Addis-Wechsler & Associates, Way-Out Pictures and John Herzfeld Prods.
Peter Rose, currently acting chief executive of flailing Australian satcaster Australis Media, seems headed for the calmer waters of United Intl. Pictures in London. Sources confirm that Rose is in…
Miramax Films -- which scored big in the U.S. with Italy's "Il Postino" (The Postman) and Japan's "Shall We Dance?" -- is betting it will have the same luck releasing German-language films Stateside.
Advertising expenditures in Japan hit a record high of 6 trillion yen ($48 billion) in 1997 with sponsors pouring the money into blurbs on TV, cable and direct satellite platforms, Dentsu Inc. said…
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