Seeking to strike while "Hannibal" is hot, MGM screened a product reel Tuesday for exhibitors at ShoWest that showcased its ramped-up 2001 film slate. After the reel, the Lion offered the first full…
Negotiators for Hollywood's writers issued a cautiously optimistic outlook Tuesday night, declaring to a supportive audience of Writers Guild members that there is still time to reach an acceptable…
Czech helmer Jan Hrebejk got a warm pre-Academy Awards sendoff at Saturday night's Czech Lion awards. His Oscar-nommed "Divided We Fall" swept the awards for film, director, actor (Boleslav Polevka)…
While Election 2000 may have been tortuous for the American citizenry, it brought local TV stations a record-breaking $771 million in political ad revenues, according to a study released Tuesday by…
Global media company Sekani has pacted with Paramount Pictures to represent Par's film archive, the Paramount Pictures Stock Footage Library.
An invigorating breeze of change has just blown wide the doors of the John F. Kennedy Center here, and it will soon be felt by audiences, performers, producers and arts managers. The agent of change…
Whether actually eating a cockroach for "Vampire's Kiss," portraying the darkest recesses of alcoholism in "Leaving Las Vegas" or reinventing himself as a thinking, action hero in "The Rock,"…
Australia's first video-on-demand service, Easy Television, will be launched in the national capital Canberra in June.
Original dramas are popping up all over the place on basic-cable networks -- from Lifetime's "Strong Medicine" to A&E's "100 Centre Street" to USA's "The Huntress." Dozens more firstrun series are in…
The push toward digital projection is overwhelmingly evident at this year's ShoWest, with countless seminars and exhibitions scheduled to show off various forms of the new technology.
NBC News steamrolled its way through February sweeps, with the Peacock's "Nightly News" and "Meet the Press" beating the competish by virtually all measures.