A biopic of fashion model and human rights activist Waris Dirie will be jointly produced by Elton John's Rocket Pictures and Lysette Anthony's Barnaby Films, the companies announced Tuesday.
Judith Light, best known for her role on the ABC sitcom "Who's the Boss?," will make her feature film debut in the indie drama "Toscano," which shoots in Italy in June.
Warner Bros. Intl. Television Distribution (WBITD) has named Robert Blair general manager of Canadian operations.
Amid great fanfare, Egypt has launched Nilesat, its first solo satellite venture.
FROM NCTAFCC Chairman Bill Kennard said Tuesday that his agency will intervene within "the next few months" if talks between cablers and broadcasters do not result in widespread carriage of…
Henry Thomas, who appeared in the recent USA Network success "Moby Dick" and is in the current Live Entertainment release "Suicide Kings," has been cast to star in the indie adaptation of the Leon…
Hoyts Cinemas Wednesday unveiled a joint venture in Germany with local exhib, the Theile/Kinopolis Group, with plans to develop 30 multiplexes, totaling more than 250 screens, in the next five years.
Culminating a fruitless two-year quest to sell director Adrian Lyne's $58 million remake of "Lolita" for wide theatrical release in the United States, Pathe Prods. has struck a deal with Showtime…
Pittard Sullivan announced the launch of a "convergent media" division with its acquisition of Tandem Intermedia, an L.A.-based convergent media company.
NCTAIf TV stations and cable systems can reach voluntary carriage agreements for broadcasters' digital signals, it would go a long way toward heading off mandatory must-carry regulations, FCC…
At a time when content producers are grappling with how to tackle the Web, Scott Zakarin, Troy Bolotnick and Rich Tackenberg, a trio who enjoyed early success through the Internet, are going…