"NYPD Blue" co-creator Steven Bochco is switching precincts, sealing a new production deal with Touchstone Television. Under the multiyear overall deal, Bochco will exec produce and develop a variety…
For holiday shoppers at 11 of America's major malls, this year's wait for Santa will be a trip to Narnia. Disney and mall operator Taubman Centers have inked a first-of-its-kind deal to install a…
The Corp. for Public Broadcasting board meets today to elect a new chairman to succeed Kenneth Tomlinson, whose tenure is expiring.
Sci Fi Channel has greenlit 13 episodes of "Eureka," a quirky one-hour billed as a cross between "Northern Exposure" and "Twin Peaks."
It was mission accomplished for UPN on Thursday as the net successfully launched its critically hailed laffer "Everybody Hates Chris." High-profile comedy placed second in key categories and proved…
"DHS" the TV series is coming soon to a federal court near you. Producer Joseph M. Medawar was arrested Friday by FBI and IRS agents on charges he bilked investors out of more than $5.5 million for a…
With release windows collapsing, Warner Bros. Pictures senior VP of worldwide media advertising Lynn Whitney will now be responsible for Warner Home Video as well.
For the first time in September, two new wide releases opened higher than $20 million. Walt Disney's "Flightplan" won the weekend, opening with $24.6 million from 3,424 locations; and Warner Bros.'…
Haim Saban's ProSiebenSat.1 German TV group has inked a distribution pact with Israeli broadcasting group Keshet, in which Saban owns a 22% stake.
Japanese entertainment giant Shochiku is reshaping its management to reflect growth in its movies division. Teruki Matusumoto has been appointed managing director of theatrical distribution.
The choice of Christian Carion's World War I-set "Joyeux Noel" (Merry Christmas) to rep France in Oscar's foreign-language race has sparked a local spat.
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