TV veteran Jose Antonio Rios has surprised the region's pay TV biz -- and many of his staffers -- by ankling as president of satcaster Galaxy Latin America.
At the Aspen Shortsfest Sunday, a jury including thesp-turned-helmer Adrienne Shelly and Oscar-winning producer Jessica Yu split the top drama prize between two affecting family tales: Jean-Marc…
British Sky Broadcasting has denied that it is in talks to buy an 18% stake in the U.K.'s Channel 5 from investment bank Warburg Pincus.
Nonesuch Records, in association with the Public Theater is presenting a series of musical theater concerts at Town Hall this spring.
James Cameron's "Titanic" continued to solidify its hold on the mass American audience, racking up a humongous 18.3 rating in HBO homes during its premiere pay TV run on HBO Saturday.
John Malone's Liberty Media Group will invest an additional $9 million in ACTV Inc., an interactive digital TV company. Liberty will exercise previously existing options and purchase additional…
Castle Hill Productions has acquired worldwide rights to "Five Wives, Three Secretaries and Me," tyro helmer Tessa Blake's comedy-docu about her eccentric Texas father.
Using the latest camera and exploration technology, Oz producer-distrib Beyond Prods. is teaming with Quest Australia Prods. and wildlife docu cabler Animal Planet U.S. to produce "The Quest," a five…
Good Machine and Universal Pictures have set up "Church of the Dead Girls" with "8 MM" director Joel Schumacher attached to helm and "Quills" scripter Doug Wright set to pen the adaptation.
Infinity Broadcasting Corp. announced the formation Monday of CBS Radio Promotions Group to develop event-marketing and sponsorship opportunities for advertisers in the 160 radio-station group spun…
Post-production house Complete Post has broken ground on a DVD division, with Steve Alvanos tapped to lead the new unit. Previously, Alvanos, who was named DVD VP, was veep of sales at EDS, where he…