Laura Dern, HBO Films exec veepee Keri Putnam and Daily Variety VP of strategic marketing-associate publisher Madelyn Hammond are among the women to be honored at the fourth annual Excellence in…
In an effort to capitalize on unusually high publicity and awareness for a Showtime series, the network is rushing its Kirstie Alley series "Fat Actress" to DVD May 24.
International Creative Management has named Richard B. Levy to the newly created post of chief operating officer.
"Good Morning America" booker Mike Nagel took the morning show wars to another level Monday when he was handcuffed and detained for 30 minutes by police for disrupting a "Today Show" interview with…
Producer Jeannie Bendel has optioned "Victoria's Secret Service," an upcoming comicbook series by Darren Davis, and signed a first-look producing deal with Energy Entertainment's Brooklyn Weaver.
TiVo's longtime efforts to forge an alliance with a cable-TV company are close to fruition, with the maker of digital video recorders in advanced talks with Comcast.
America's political divide will get the comedic treatment in "Red and Blue," a half-hour pilot picked up Monday by ABC.
Will Smith and Clint Eastwood have their admirers in South Korea, but their respective pics "Hitch" and "Million Dollar Baby" were no match last weekend for a local drama about a bunch of grannies…
Software developer Soapbox Mobile unveiled a new system at ShoWest that allows moviegoers to buy tickets and check seating on their cell phones.
Thai exhib SF Cinema City announced it would jumpstart plans to launch the Phuket International Film Festival as part of a campaign to encourage tourists to return to the resort hard hit by the…
"The Passion of the Christ" will get its due at ShoWest. Pic will be presented the first Favorite Movie of the Year Award, sponsored by USA Today and Coca-Cola, at the confab's closing banquet on…