Universal and Syfy team for new film production arm

Universal Pictures and Syfy have launched the genre shingle Syfy Films, in order to develop projects for theatrical release, Variety reports. The new company will tap into Syfy’s experience in genre fare to develop and produce movies set in the worlds of science fiction, fantasy, horror and the supernatural. The goal is to release two ….

Digital media experts from IFC, NBC, Syfy, ESPN and more to attend Future of Television Forum East 2009

The Future of Television Forum East 2009 presents television industry leaders, including senior decision-makers from major broadcasters, production studios, cable networks, social networks, producers, creators, mobile companies, online content producers, distributors, technology companies and association heads, for the industry’s most prestigious event. Speakers include IFC TV and Sundance Channel President Evan Shapiro, PBS President & ….