DBS provider EchoStar has raised the stakes in its battle with digital cable ops for video and broadband subscribers, inking a wide-ranging partnership with SBC Communications that will see the telco…
Paramount has decided it can score again with "The Longest Yard." The studio has set an updated remake of the 1974 Burt Reynolds drama-comedy with Adam Sandler's Happy Madison Prods. and is seeking a…
Stephen Collins will be in "7th Heaven" for at least two more years. Thesp, who toplines the WB's morals-filled Monday sudser, has inked an eight-figure deal that will keep him on the show through…
After she and husband Michael Douglas dropped out of "Monkeyface," Catherine Zeta-Jones has emerged as a front-runner to join Brad Pitt in the Regency Enterprises film "Mr. and Mrs. Smith."
Killer Films and writer-director Doug McGrath have begun preparations for "Every Word Is True," one of two indie projects exploring the complex relationship between Truman Capote and the Kansas…
It may have seemed like a goofy ad, but it wasn't promoting Goofy.
Warner Bros. TV has downsized its casting department, opting to hire independent casting directors to work on its primetime series.
Attorney Leon Kaplan, one of the top entertainment attorneys from the 1940s into the 1990s and credited with being a force in the development of the indie production industry, died Friday at his…
ABC News has tapped Paul Mason to exec produce a series of editions for the new Monday version of "Primetime," which bows Sept. 15.
The trade group for the $10.3 billion vidgame business has renamed itself the Entertainment Software Assn.
AFTRA prexy John Connolly has indicated he will seek a second two-year term at the Aug. 14-16 national convention in Nashville.