Cinar Films Inc. announced Tuesday that it has signed a deal to purchase HighReach Learning Inc. for about $26 million in cash and shares.
While praising the antipiracy efforts of China during a White House meeting Tuesday, Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti urged President Clinton to do what he can to create a breach in…
Hearst-Argyle Television defended its winning $1.8 billion bid for Pulitzer Publishing's TV and radio stations Tuesday by deeming the fit so "perfect" that the merging of broadcast properties into…
Execs at entertainment congloms like to talk about teaming their subsidiary companies to promote each arm's products, but few ever translate the words into deeds.
NBC will sell its stake in Court TV for $70 million, and Time Warner and Liberty Media Corp. will increase their stakes in the cable network to 50%.
Representatives for actress Brooke Shields are seeing red -- and green -- after an apparent fact-checking error.
Galaxie multiplex, the Prague success story that introduced multiplexes to Central Europe, is expanding.
A tenant/landlord dispute that threatened to interfere with the production of Studios USA's "The Sally Jessy Raphael Show" and the new "Maury Povich Show" has been resolved and the production…
Vittorio Cecchi Gori, Italy's leading producer and distributor, will be honored at this year's Cinema Expo Intl. Convention in Amsterdam with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Cecchi Gori, who heads…
CANADA CTV network announced Friday the appointment of Louise Clark as head of independent production for Western Canada. Clark has more than 15 years experience as a film and TV producer working…
You know what an "indie" is, and we know what is. But what about those who reside in the great fly-over?