ROME -- Sophia Loren will be feted by Italy's Taormina Film Festival, which is being transformed from a mostly arthouse showcase to a populist event dedicated to global comedies.
Brazil's first free-to-air digital TV transmission will begin on Dec. 2 in Sao Paulo during a formal ceremony.
Mexican pop princess Belinda topped the list of MTV Latin America's nominees for the sixth Los Premios MTV Latin America with five nominations.
"Bionic Woman" is adding a new piece of creative hardware. Jason Katims, showrunner of NBC's "Friday Night Lights," is coming aboard "Bionic" as a consultant. He's expected to help with shaping and…
Tropical singer-songwriter Juan Luis Guerra garnered a leading five Latin Grammy nominations Wednesday while Ricky Martin and Calle 13 received four each.
Fox is getting into the half-hour soap opera business, pacting with "American Idol" producer 19 Entertainment to adapt the popular U.K. genre for auds across the pond.
U.S. cosmetics heir Ronald Lauder's Central European Media Enterprises will be waiting to see whether media watchdogs can do what it failed to do in 1999: Oust Nova TV topper Vladimir Zelezny.
While network telepics have generally receded into the mists of time, there are still TV movies that can artistically compete with those of the silver screen.
TNT casting chief Iris Grossman has ankled the cabler to return to her roots as a talent agent at ICM. Grossman will start her gig at the tenpercentery's TV division today following a nine-year run…
Linda Hamilton and Lynn Whitfield have been cast in Studio USA Pictures' and the Lee Rose telefilm "The Color of Courage," an event movie for USA Network. Pic is skedded to begin shooting June 3 in…