Former Canal Plus international sales exec Andrew Milner has been tapped to succeed William Moraskie as president of Capella Intl. in a move confirmed by Capella Films president Andreas Lindstroem.
Imagine Television has added two new development executives under co-chairman and CEO Tony Krantz. Nena Rodrigue has been named senior vice president of development, and Sally DeSipio is development…
Robert Stigwood, the veteran showbiz impresario behind such hits as "Jesus Christ Superstar" and "Saturday Night Fever," has joined forces with millionaire investor Christopher Moran to explore new…
Ken Gross, a principal in Paradigm since its inception four years ago, will depart the agency to become a manager/producer, while Paradigm adds well-known TV lit and talent agent Debbee Klein as a…
Kirch Group topper Jan Mojto has attacked an initiative to exempt Euro pubcasters from EU competition rules, saying that it would give them an unfair advantage over private broadcasters and distort…
Ted Lange has seen the highs and lows of show business, and states emphatically that right now, in the late 1990s, is definitely not a low for the depiction of black characters on television.
Veteran action director Menahem Golan will helm his first U.S. pic in four years with "Armstrong," a low-budget thriller for Nu Image starring David Bradley and Sean Young, sources said Wednesday.
Broadcasters are prepared to cave in over content-based TV ratings. Under a new plan backed by the National Assn. of Broadcasters, the current age-based ratings system would add symbols giving…
Atlantis Communications, one of Canada's leading producers of TV series, has taken a big stake in a small special effects and animation company.
Ed Asner, winding up a tour of "Don Juan in Hell" with Cherry Jones, Harris Yulin and Rene Auberjonois, is one of the all-time top Emmy winners, with seven statuettes to his credit.