Columbia TriStar is producing a documentary on Australian rock band INXS and its late singer Michael Hutchence, who died in 1997.
A weak stock market and the belly flop in share price recorded by the last media company to list its shares has led Japan's leading cable TV company, Jupiter Telecommunications Co., to call off its…
ABC shot everything it could out of the cannon last week, but it was not enough to slow down NBC in the ratings battle for young adults. In perhaps the most striking example yet of how dominant NBC's…
Cable networks are harvesting bushels of advertising dollars for the first nine months of 2000, but a shaky stock market may stop the combined nets from reaching their goal of a record $10 billion…
Studios USA has optioned Tom Carney's Los Angeles Magazine article "Prosecutor X," attaching scribe Kathy McCormick to turn the piece into a one-hour drama. Article, published in August, is an…
Academy Award-winning director John Schlesinger was feted by the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center with its Rand Schrader Distinguished Achievement award at its 29th Anniversary Ball Saturday at the Westin…
France, Israel, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom took home all honors Monday in Gotham at the 28th Annual Intl. Emmy Awards, held at the Sheraton New York Hotel.
RAI Cinema, the expanded production arm of the Italian pubcaster, has firmed a three-year agreement with Germany's Bavaria Media to co-produce television and feature film projects.
ReplayTV has created a new L.A.-based Replay Studios division to create concert footage, movie trailers, musicvideos and behind-the-scenes featurettes, which will be an extension of the interactive…
Indian national broadcaster Doordarshan (DD) has become an elected member of the administrative council of the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union.
DirecTV Latin America announced an accord for Argentine media conglom Grupo Clarin to acquire up to 5% in the satcaster's pan-regional platform. Clarin already owns a 51% stake in Galaxy…