Jean Smart and Gregory Itzin have signed on to reprise their roles as the evil ex- president and his pill-loving first lad y on Fox's "24." Duo will be recurring characters on the skein, which begins…
The Writers Guild of America will send CBS's latest contract proposal to the 500 employees it reps for voting -- even though its negotiating committee contends the proposal is unacceptable.
The Kennedy Center has completed casting for its production of "Carnival!" slated for the Eisenhower Theater in February. Jim Stanek, Sebastian La Cause, Natascia Diaz, Jonathan Lee Iverson and Sean…
Paramount homevid has tapped Charlie McAuley managing director of U.K. and Ireland, based in London.
In the first major change for the site since it was bought by MTV Networks last year, IFilm has re-launched with a host of viral video capabilities designed to compete with YouTube and some…
Warner Bros. is ending its run in mainland China's multiplex biz. Move will affect six theaters operated by Warner Bros Intl. Cinemas, including three in which it holds a controlling stake, two…
Think of Tuesday's elections as a massive demand for a rewrite of the American political script and you'll gain insight into the sea-change happening in D.C. Given Hollywood's generally leftward…
Democrats aren't the only ones who had a big night. The public voted, and ABC and CNN came up big winners in the Election Night Nielsen ratings.
NBC Universal Television Stations, iVillage and the Universal Orlando Resort have joined forces to create "iVillage Live" -- an interactive daytime talkshow that will be available simultaneously on…
Asset sales padded the profits of News Corp. last quarter with a hand from broadcast and cable -- offset by softness on the film side even as Fox basks in "Borat."
U.S. and Canada rights to music docu "When the Road Bends... Tales of a Gypsy Caravan" have been acquired by specialty distrib Shadow Distribution and DVD releasing firm Docurama. They've skedded a…