Universal Studios parent Seagram said Thursday that it intends to raise at least $2.5 billion in new equity to reduce the company's debt load, while a prominent member of Seagram's controlling family…
Universal Pictures has finally closed a 50-50 joint venture with France's Canal Plus to co-finance the production, development and operational costs of Working Title Films, U's London-based…
Regent Entertainment has picked up "Free Enterprise," which makes its international bow here Saturday, for worldwide distribution.
NBC informed producers Thursday that it will pick up five new dramas and two new comedies for its fall schedule, while 20th Century Fox has locked up a deal for Steve Levitan's "Stark Raving Mad" to…
Universal is making amends to the British WWII hero portrayed as an American serviceman in the $55 million epic "U-571" by including a disclaimer in the pic's closing credits and giving the war vet a…
MTV, looking to capitalize on the pro-wrestling phenomenon, has purchased the spec script "Tag Team" to be one of the music web's up-coming made-for-TV movies.
Fine Line Features and Good Machine Intl. are partnering on a blind two-picture deal with Dogma guru Lars Von Trier, winner of the Cannes Grand Prix in 1996 for "Breaking the Waves."
Entertainment industry lobbyists, including studio, broadcasting and cable reps, joined together Thursday to hold off a proposal by Sen. Ernest Hollings to ban violent programming on television…
Robert Redford's Wildwood Enterprises has inked a three-year development and production financing pact with Pan-European studio Eureka, an alliance of Germany's Kirch Group and Italy's Mediaset and…
Layne Leslie Britton is ankling his post as executive VP of business operations at UPN at the end of the month to join Replay Networks as an exec VP.
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