Sci Fi Channel has greenlit the big-budget limited series "Motel Man," and is teaming with "Lost" producer Jesse Alexander on "Snap," a one-hour thriller about a federal agent up against a Big…
A bill amending the federal copyright act to protect performers' income derived from digital music services was introduced in the Senate Tuesday and widely hailed by orgs representing recording…
Foley & Lardner has hired M. Kenneth Suddleson in its Los Angeles office for its business law department and entertainment & media industry team.
E! Networks has unveiled a two-year programming deal with MTV Russia that will make available 250 hours of E! series to auds in Russia and the various countries of the CIS.
Impressive debut by helmer/co-scripter Matt Oates, "Farewell Bender" revisits "American Graffiti," with a short "Big Chill" detour, in its depiction of twentysomethings. Oates' bittersweet film is…
Fox Intl. has promoted Craig Dehmel to VP of sales & strategic planning and Peter Cordova to VP of finance. Dehmel will report to Fox Intl. co-prexies Tomas Jegeus and Paul Hanneman; Cordova will…
Melissa Holloway is ankling Lionsgate to join Fox Searchlight as a veep for national publicity. Exec joins current veep Angela Johnson, with the duo splitting PR campaigns for the division's slate.
A wrenching reminder of 9/11 was surrounded with red-carpet hoopla at the world preem of "United 93," which kicked off the fifth edition of the Tribeca film fest Tuesday at Gotham's Ziegfeld theater…
Continuing to celebrate all things Czech, the 41st Karlovy Vary Film Festival will expose international auds to interesting new work by little-known Bohemians.
The Mouse House Tuesday began distributing mobisodes in India under a venture called Disney Mobile Theater, launched with telco Airtel. Mobile Theater kicks off with six 30-second animated series…