Hard Sell: If you're worried that American cinema has been corrupted by Madison Avenue hucksterism, last week's announcement that the Tribeca Film Festival is aligning itself with Advertising Week…
The USC School of Cinema-Television has received a $5 million gift from the estate of late Disney animation artist John C. Hench ("Peter Pan," "Fantasia," "Alice in Wonderland"). Coin will be used to…
Sony Pictures Television Intl. will bow its Animax animation channel in South Korea on Friday in partnership with satcaster SkyLife, which will be its exclusive carrier.
French broadcaster TF1 has inked an 18-month video-on-demand content deal with German sports and entertainment rights group EM.TV.
Senator Entertainment has tapped vet Peter Heinzemann to head distrib Senator Film Verleih, replacing Benjamin Herrmann.
Dominant commercial broadcaster TF1 has posted a 4.5% hike in first-quarter revenues to E654.4 million ($811.7 million).
The Oz TV drama industry got a boost Monday with the news that terrestrial broadcaster Nine Network is commissioning a seventh series of outback show "McLeod's Daughters," which airs Stateside on…
Lou Ye, helmer of China's Cannes competition pic "Summer Palace," could be banned from working at home and traveling abroad, for failing to submit the pic to the Chinese government for censorship.
Russian viewers will again hear the classic TV closing line "Vy uvoleniy!" (You're fired!) after Moscow web TNT announced that it's prepping a second season of format "The Apprentice," monikered "The…
American history, Canuck-Yankee cultural differences and musings about mortality intertwine quietly -- a little too quietly -- in Joanna McClelland Glass' play "Trying" at San Diego's Old Globe.
The Actors Co-op production of "The Nerd" at Hollywood's Crossley Theatre succeeds fairly well in making quasi-plausible Larry Shue's sitcom-ish setups, simple farce and hammy false-identity…