Laura Linney has been tapped to host the 2009 season of the "Masterpiece Classic" telepic series on PBS.
The Motion Picture Editors Guild has tapped Thomas C. Short, who recently retired as president of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, as the recipient of its Fellowship and Service…
CBS put it all together last week, riding season highs from several entertainment series as well as "60 Minutes" to notch its fourth demo victory in eight weeks this fall.
"Jekyll and Hyde" and "Singin' in the Rain" guided the Cabrillo Music Theater to six Ovation Award wins Monday. The Ovations honor achievements in Southern California theater.
The global economic meltdown has forced Sparx, the toon company behind the Weinstein-distribbed "Igor," to shutter its animation studios in Paris and retreat to its base in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Europe's biggest paybox BSkyB is to raise around $600 million in a bond issue to institutional investors to provide coin for possible acquisitions and the refinancing of existing debt.
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp, one of France's biggest movie producers, is on a smallscreen role.
Non-scripted programming is booming on German TV, where channels have picked up a slew of shows from AETN Intl.
The Producers Guild of America has tapped Participant Media topper Jeff Skoll to receive its Visionary Award.
After carefully wading into the casual vidgame biz over the past few years, National Geographic is launching a full-fledged games division.
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