When "Finding Nemo" -- the highest-grossing toon ever -- copped the Academy Award for animated feature, it repped some welcome good news for Disney. But it also underscored the blow to the Mouse…
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Academy voters dressed up in their Sunday best and praised "The Lord" in a big way. At the 76th annual Academy Awards, New Line's "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" entered Oscar's…
The Disney gravy train started for Michael Ovitz as soon as he began his 14-month tenure at the Mouse House, which ended with a $140 million severance deal.
ABC is extending a lifeline to "Super Millionaire," bringing back the revamped Regis Philbin quizzer despite its inconsistent Nielsen performance last week.
Hollywood publicists tapped the publicity team for Disney's "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl" winner of the Maxwell Weinberg showmanship award for top publicity campaign.
"The Ellen DeGeneres Show" will graduate into its sophomore year with renewals in 85% of the country.
Chi McBride has gone from "Boston Public" principal to SWAT team leader, joining the cast of ABC's drama pilot "Countdown."
AFTRA has a bone to pick with Clear Channel and certain members of Congress.
Niche digital cable net Trio is looking to make a big splash online, expanding its brand with a broadband initiative dubbed TrioPlus that offers dozens of edgy original animated shorts culled in part…