Canada's principal pool of production money, the Canada Television and Cable Production Fund, has exhausted the entire C$82 million ($59.9 million) budget of its license fee program.
Former Sony Corp. of America chieftain Michael Schulhof has re-emerged in a company's boardroom with the announcement Monday of his appointment to the chairman's seat at Animation Science Corp., a…
The KTTV morning newsmagazine "Good Day L.A." beat KTLA's perennial market leader "The KTLA Morning News" in the household ratings for the first time for the week ended Friday, tallying a 2.9…
Tara Griggs-Magee has been upped to VP-G.M. at Verity Records. With Verity since January 1995, Griggs-Magee will be in charge of all A&R at the label, which recently absorbed all gospel artists from…
Rob Scheidlinger's Fox-based production company Omnibus is putting together a clutch of film projects, including pics for Nicholas Hytner and Alfonso Cuaron to direct.
Pics competing from the U.S. took the top prizes at the 27th Giffoni Intl. Film Festival, a showcase for family and children's films that wrapped July 27.
To "reduce the hype factor," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has revised its rules on Oscar promotions, banning review quotes and phone solicitations, and offering stricter definition…
ABC has tapped Marisa Tomei to star in the two-hour movie "National Geographic Presents: Reflections of Eden" for next season.
Japan's Fuji Television Network will be honored Sept. 15 for its global achievements by the Intl. Council of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at a black-tie event at the Gotham's…
Paramount Network TV has signed a two-year overall deal worth an estimated $2 million to $3 million with Tim O'Donnell, executive producer of the UPN sitcom "Clueless."
Paying attendance and industry presence both were up significantly at the 15th annual Just for Laughs comedy festival in Montreal, which wrapped Sunday.