Andrew Varela will launch a new Los Angeles-based division of Western Intl. Media called Western Product Placement.
Channel 4's highly regarded senior commissioning editor for comedy and entertainment, Seamus Cassidy, has left the terrestrial TV net just days after the arrival July 1 of its new chief exec, Michael…
TriStar and producer Harry Ufland optioned the Lauren Greenfield book “Fast Forward: Growing Up in the Shadow of Hollywood.” The title was wrong in Tuesday’s story.
Germany's largest regional public channel, WDR, regional channel NDR, Bavaria Film and Studio Hamburg have formed a new joint venture called German United Distributors Programmvertrieb GmbH, with the…
A federal appeals court Thursday upheld an injunction that prevents New York City officials from pushing the Fox News Channel onto the city's cable system, handing Time Warner Inc. another victory in…
Showtime has announced it will premiere its new sci-fi adventure series "Stargate SG-1," starring Richard Dean Anderson, on July 27 in the 8 p.m. slot, kicking off with a two-hour premiere followed…
Senior producer Daniel Salzman’s first name was omitted from Wednesday’s story about production staff appointments on Columbia TriStar Television Distribution’s new latenight strip “Vibe.” * * *…
Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences offers a six-week seminar on the art of animation. Sesh opens July 16 and runs Wednesday nights through Aug. 20 at the Academy Little Theater, 8949 Wilshire…
Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. won its fourth consecutive Dentsu Advertising Grand Award last week for its superior performance in its overall advertising campaign. The electronics giant picked…
The 32nd Karlovy Vary film festival entered the computer age with a sleek opening on Friday marked by expanded and modernized facilities.