France's public television broadcasters are looking to the new socialist government to ease the pressure on network finances.
Devon Sawa --- the young thesp who appears in Warner Bros. upcoming pic "Wild America" --- has been cast opposite Vince Vaughn, Monica Potter and Joey Lauren Adams in John Smith's "A Cool, Dry Place"…
Stephen Rea, Illeana Douglas, John Ritter and Tom Arnold have just wrapped the indie pic "Hacks" under Gary Rosen's direction for Initial Entertainment Group.
Not long ago, the ability to do professional-quality animation on a desktop computer was more fantasy than reality. But that's not true anymore, thanks to the sophisticated animation software that…
The Walt Disney Co. has submitted plans to the city of Burbank for a new 10-story building --- with the ABC logo displayed prominently atop.
Following the handover to China, Hong Kong may get its own branch of the China TV Program Agency, which controls mainland television programming, an agency boss told Daily Variety.
In an effort to bring the current talks over a new program labeling system to a speedy resolution, the White House is planning a meeting next week that will include kidvid advocates and broadcasters…
After months of planning, DreamWorks Records has bowed a Nashville outpost and tapped veteran producer and former Giant Records prexy James Stroud as its chief.
You know it must be an L.A. Story when you can check out the very latest in portable Avid editing technology one minute, then take a short stroll in the same building to sit in on a "shamanic tools…
Director Chris Columbus and Robin Williams, who last collaborated on the Fox blockbuster "Mrs. Doubtfire," may re-team for "Big Friendly Giant" at Paramount.