While Mosaic and the Firm are betting big on diversification, one successful young management company is taking a more traditional approach: Benderspink.
Anyone who thinks TV is still a get-rich-quick biz should look at the calendar. Squeaking out 100 episodes of a sitcom no longer guarantees a syndie windfall. The power to reap back-end profits from…
There were actually two Powells trying to control the message last week -- with varying degrees of success. The elder, of course, was U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell, who presented the Bush…
The VOD epoch should, by all rights, be upon us. Delivering films electronically is cost-effective for studios, easier for consumers than going to the local videostore, and full of cross-promotional…
The old showbiz adage that timing is everything will not be lost on Nigel Pickard. On Feb. 17 the former head of children's BBC starts work at what is right now the most difficult job in British…
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The South African Broadcasting Corp. will move its daily English news program from 8 p.m. to 7 p.m. in April, pitting it against commercial broadcaster e.tv's newscast in a ratings war.
Basic cable's three hottest series premieres in 2002 -- "The Osbournes," "The Shield" and "The Dead Zone" -- have hit the playing field in Year Two by displaying the showbiz equivalent of baseball's…
Argentina's AVC Television has inked with TF1 Group's Eurosport TV to distribute Gallic feevee Eurosportnews in Latin America. AVC hopes to gain 500,000 subscribers in the first year.
"Gangs of New York" and "Road to Perdition" nabbed three noms each from the Motion Picture Sound Editors, which will present its Golden Reel Awards at the Century Plaza Hotel March 22 during the…