As part of the consolidation of the USA Networks empire under a single roof directed by chief Barry Diller, the company has announced a departmental restructuring of the affiliate relations staff…
A high profile weeklong crackdown on pirated digital videodisc (DVD) manufacturing wasn't enough to keep Hong Kong off the U.S. government's latest copyright piracy watch list.
Glenn Close's Trillium Prods. has inked an exclusive first-look deal with Walt Disney Studios to develop and produce features and TV telepics, Disney confirmed Monday. Close will choose several of…
Fox Searchlight's "Two Girls and a Guy" took possession of the top slot on the exclusives roster in its second weekend, after Miramax's "Sliding Doors" went wider.
Eddie Cibrian, of Spelling sudser "Sunset Beach," has inked to star opposite Chuck Norris in the CBS telefilm "The Hit Man: Bound By Honor." Shooting is under way in Dallas.
Cablevision's ad sales unit has launched itself into cyberspace by forming the first interactive advertising and marketing unit to be owned and operated by a cable company.
Telenovela distribution veteran Jose Crousillat has been upped to prez of international production for Televisa, as part of a restructuring of the company's overseas operations.
Mutual Film Co. has appointed Pamela Pickering to head its foreign sales and distribution arm, Mutual Film Intl., the Paramount-based indie announced Friday.
Submission deadlines for the Heart of Film screenplay competition close May 15. The fifth annual juried event awards a $3,500 cash prize for feature adult and family scripts.
Fox Television has named Richard Battista executive VP of Fox Channels Group, a new division that will encompass Fox's wholly owned and partially owned cable programming services.
Buena Vista's basketball-themed drama "He Got Game" won the weekend playoffs with a solid $8.1 million opening, giving director Spike Lee his first box office championship.