David Puttnam is to receive a British Film Institute fellowship May 22 for his ''outstanding contribution'' to British film.
CBS has muscled its way to first in May 5-11 primetime Nielsens and into a tie for the May sweeps households lead, thanks largely to "The Last Don," which started its run with CBS' highest Sunday-pic…
Former Carolco Pictures CEO Peter Hoffman is merging his CineVisions financial consulting business with Graham Bradstreet's London-based ICE Media.
Kicking off its first-ever upfront presentation Tuesday evening, Univision trotted out its top talent and lobbied media buyers to take advantage of the burgeoning Hispanic market.
Hero Prods., a Miami-based TV production and broadcast center, announced a three-year contract with United Family Communications to provide digital production, post-production and satellite uplink…
The WB network will kick off a fourth night of primetime programming by January with two new dramas that bring the netlet's total programming tally to nine hours a week.
"The Matinee Idol," a 1928 silent film from legendary director Frank Capra that was recently discovered in a vault in France after being out of public view for more than 50 years, will be unveiled in…
A judge threw out part of a production company's $5 million lawsuit against actress Pamela Anderson Lee, but two breach of contract claims remained and will be decided at the end of trial.
The Fox Kids Network has named Lisa Steinfeld vice president and assistant general manager of the Canal Fox and Fox Latin America channels.
Mark Canton, the former chairman of Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Cos., is in talks with Summit Entertainment and its president and CEO Patrick Wachsberger to raise money to build a production…