Babelsberg Studios in suburban Berlin is adding to its management team. Arthur Hofer of Bavaria Film and film architect Rainer Schaper, previously head of Babelsberg's art department, will be in…
Universal Pictures has inked video and ad helmer Michel Gondry to direct its screen adaptation of the TV series "Green Hornet," with Jason Scott Lee attached to co-star, sources said Tuesday.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences on Friday announced rules and regulations governing its new Outstanding Commercial Primetime Emmy Award that will be presented for the first time during the…
The management of Vienna's Theater an der Wien has teamed Polish director Roman Polanski, American composer Jim Steinman and Austrian lyricist Michael Kunze for a musical adaptation of the Anne Rice…
Spanish conglom Sogecable is standing firm by its decision to launch its 26-channel Canal-Satelite Digital (CSD) on Thursday despite further attempts by the Spanish government to block the bow.
Fox's first Super Bowl telecast has put some impressive numbers up on the Nielsen scoreboard --- Fox's sec-ond-highest-rated week ever in homes and highest-ever in adults 18-49, with both the…
MTV has announced that it will premiere "Daria," its new animated series from the "Beavis and Butt-head" creative team, at 10:30 p.m. March 3 and will run it Monday nights at 10:30 thereafter.
Despite holes in the marketplace and a general dearth of new product offered at NATPE this year, several new strips emerged from the convention with no clearances in the nation's top markets.
For the past few years, U.S. and local exhibs have been battling in vain to develop multi-plexes in India. Now a newcomer has declared it's embarking there on a megaplex building binge.
Walt Disney Co. increased net profit 51% in the first quarter of fiscal 1997 to $749 million, it said Tuesday, at the same time disclosing its decision to explore options for the divestiture of the…
A U.S. bankruptcy court judge urged feuding Marvel Entertainment Group bondholders and controlling shareholder Ronald Perelman to work out their differences and report back to her next week.