When Kent Jones took the reins of the New York Film Festival last year from its leader of 25 years, Richard Pena all eyes were focused on how his stewardship would shift the tenor, tone and aesthetic…
Corie Henson has been named exec vice prez of unscripted TV at Electus, the entertainment studio formed by Ben Silverman. She will report to Electus CEO Chris Grant. Henson joins Electus from ABC…
The New York Film Festival has lined up a 20th anniversary screening of Richard Linklater’s “Dazed and Confused” — with the helmer and cast members appearing at the event — and will also launch a…
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The word premieres of two interactive doc projects and the New York debuts of a handful of multiplatform titles — including "Charlie Victor Romeo," the hit Off Broadway docu-play recently turned into…
In its most aggressive bet yet in original online video, Yahoo will launch eight shortform comedy series Sept. 9.
Is the new topper of the New York Film Festival loosening up the famously tight constraints of the fest's main slate? That's the question spurred by the addition of one more film, Kiyoshi Kurosawa's…
The 2013 Toronto International Film Festival today revealed details of its seven-day confab, featuring the participation of 140 international industry players and 50 hours of talks and meets, as well…
AOL is tripling investment in original video programming this year with a slate of 15 new shows, many featuring brand-name entertainment personalities including Sarah Jessica Parker, Hank Azaria…
Style Network has announced its development slate for the coming year, including a project from Jack Osbourne. Slate focuses on the NBCU cabler’s “key pillars” in beauty, fashion, home design and…
Fans of Animal Planet skeins will be pleased to learn that the cabler is rolling out a slate of digital programming to complement its existing on-air shows. Original Web series will dovetail off the…
NuvoTV is fielding the largest slate of original programming in the indie cabler's eight-year history as it faces heightened competition for the attention of young Hispanic viewers.