AUSTRALIA The Asian economic meltdown is forcing satcaster TV Shopping Network to restructure and shift its geographic focus. The two-year-old Sydney based-service said Tuesday the Asian malaise is…
A furious labor dispute between the Screen Actors Guild and "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers" producer Saban Entertainment evaporated Wednesday when Saban agreed to put all its productions under the…
Leah Weil has received a stripes upgrade at Sony Pictures Entertainment, getting upped to senior VP in SPE's legal division and attaining deputy general counsel status.
EXCLUSIVEJudi Dench, who starred as Queen Victoria in Miramax's "Mrs. Brown," will return to royalty playing Queen Elizabeth I in "Shakespeare in Love," which John Madden is helming for Miramax.
Castle Rock TV has inked a two-year, six-figure overall deal with writer-producer Jim Jones, the creator and executive producer of MTV's "Austin Stories." Jones will develop and produce new comedy…
Brad Turell, senior VP of publicity and talent relations at the WB Television Network, has been elected chairman of the Television Publicity Executives Committee for 1998. Turell succeeds Richard…
Quietly and with only a few discretely placed legal notices to announce the event, one of Europe's largest filmmaking facilities has been put on the auction block.
Delicious Vinyl Records has inked a domestic distribution pact with V2 Records that will provide sales, marketing and promotion support for the potent indie's release slate.
Geoffrey Rush, last year's best actor Oscar winner, will be a presenter on the 70th Academy Awards telecast. It will be Rush's first appearance as a presenter.
Ster-Kinekor, South Africa's premier exhib, has confirmed 13 new sites in its planned 30-multiplex push into Europe, the latest phase in the $150 million expansion the company announced last summer…
Tax officials from Australia, the U.S., Britain and Canada have secretly joined forces to investigate the exceptionally low rates of tax paid by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., according to a report in…