Flextech PLC, British arm of U.S. cable giant Tele-Communications Inc., took a 20% stake in broadcaster HTV Group PLC Thursday , in a deal that brings a new twist to the ownership upheaval under way…
Marking Kuzui Enterprises' bid to build on its distribution and co-production slate, former Silver Pictures and Steve Roth Prods. development executive Dana Roth has been named veepee of acquisitions…
Wink Martindale is going interactive. The veteran gameshow host has signed on with the Family Channel cable network as host of "Shuffle: The Interactive Game" and "Boggle: The Interactive Game,"…
Maybe Donald Duck should press his dress blues. The sailor suit could come in handy as Walt Disney Co. considers business ventures across the Pacific and on the Atlantic, including a Florida-based…
A group of indie filmmakers were distraught Thursday after one of only two prints of their latest pic was stolen from the trunk of a car in Hollywood.
Francisco Leon may be the most popular man at the Berlin Film Festival this week. As sales manager for the Cuban film institute ICAIC, Leon is in the delicious position of representing "Fresa y…
Castle Rock Entertainment has cast its vote to pick up the option on "City Hall," the Harold Becker-helmed pic about New York politics, sources said Thursday.
Paramount and Chris-Craft have added WTOG-TV in the nation's 15th-largest market of Tampa, Fla., to their roster of fifth network affiliates.
QVC Networks Inc., rebounding quickly from its defeat in the battle for Paramount Communications Inc., Thursday announced a name change and plans to expand into new areas of electronic retailing.
Veteran Buena Vista Intl. executive Kevin Hyson was promoted Thursday to exec veepee of theatrical marketing, following his efforts in helping establish Disney's autonomous international distribution…