Fox is off to a rad start with "That '80s Show," as the laffer dominated its half-hour Wednesday in key demos and helped send the net's other comedies to season-high scores on the night.
Arthur Hiller will receive the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences during the 74th annual Academy Awards.
Disney said Thursday it will unspool "Treasure Planet" on Nov. 27, two days before Thanksgiving, with the toon getting a simultaneous release in both conventional and giant-screen theaters.
XM Satellite Radio has signed up 30,000 people for its subscription radio service since its November launch, and expects to have about 350,000 subscribers by the end of 2002, the company said in its…
Boffo quarterlies in bad times posted by pay and specialty TV powerhouse Astral Media were goosed even further by the company's sale last fall of its interest in specialty channel the Comedy Network…
Canuck web CTV's contribution to BCE's fourth-quarter and year-end numbers, posted Wednesday, remained flat while Ma Bell reported a year-end profit of C$459 million ($285 million), a mere shadow of…
Former GE chairman Jack Welch is joining CNBC's "Squawk Box" as a special contributor.
The 52nd Berlin Intl. Film Festival has unveiled a line-up of 22 films in competition, plus nine out of competition.
Looks like 20th Century Fox won't have to look far for a replacement for Julian Levin, the exec VP of sales and distribution at Fox Intl., who is moving Feb. 4 to a new role spearheading digital…
Production shingle RAW Entertainment has tapped former Propaganda Films production exec Brian Oliver to serve as production president and Ladd Vance to serve as VP of production and development.
Financing/production outfit Magellan Filmed Entertainment has paid an undisclosed sum to option the rights to the spec script "The Pleasure of Your Company," a comedy from actor Michael Ian Black…