Norwegian media giant Schibsted announced Friday it will boost its stake in Estonia's largest private TV channel Kanal Kaks from 27% to 80%.
France's Socialist-led government said Friday it had dropped a plan to privatize loss-making SFP film studios, maker of much of the country's cinema and television heritage.
"The bottom line is that most lots are used for television. When we went to make 'Devil's Advocate,' all the stages were taken up by 'Batman (& Robin).' In New York, Astoria was busy, all booked up."
Independent film distribber Cinepix Film Properties has promoted Tom Ortenberg to vice president and general sales manager and has named Jennifer Morgerman director of publicity.
Paramount's "Entertainment Tonight" has teamed with the Museum of Television & Radio to host a series of monthly screenings of classic TV movies.
Bryant Gumbel's new CBS newsmag stumbled out of the gate Wednesday, placing fifth behind UPN in the key adults 18-49 demo.
Kelsey Grammer, Chuck Norris and James Brolin were the stars of the national syndie ratings report for the week ending Sept. 21.
"I long held the idea that if you work on a soundstage, it's impossible to make it look real. Then I started working with some great production designers. We made 'The Secret Garden' at Pinewood…
Seneca Falls Prods. co-founders Sarah Vogel and Kelley Forsyth are producing writer-director Nisha Ganatra's debut feature "Chutney Popcorn," which is currently lensing in Gotham.