BBC Films has disclosed details for two of its upcoming features, "Salt Water," and "All About Adam," a co-production with Miramax-backed HAL Films.
The annual boost at the cash registers for the presenters, performers and winners appearing on the Grammy Awards telecast, while impressive, wasn't strong enough to hold off a trio of R&B/rap debuts.
The National Basketball Assn. has inked a deal with satcaster Galaxy Latin America for daily live carriage of regular season games through next year.
A federal grand jury has indicted two members of the Teamsters in connection with fires set in 1991 to trucks and equipment owned by competitors and rented to California-based movie and TV production…
Mexico's media conglom Televisa reported improved operating results and higher margins for 1998, which it attributed to its restructuring and continuing efforts to cut costs.
MGM has signed Meredith Monroe ("Dawson's Creek," "The Magnificent Seven"), Mia Kirshner ("Mad City," "Exotica") and Dominique Swain ("Lolita," "Face/Off") for its teen drama, "Mary Jane's Last…
David Spade will write and star in "The Adventures of Joe Dirt" for Warner Bros. that Robert Simonds ("The Waterboy") will produce.
Standing with its pockets turned inside out, the bankrupt Canadian theater concern Livent told U.S. Bankruptcy Court that it had lost an additional $2.175 million on its shows from Jan. 4 through…
Sandy Duncan will return to Broadway this spring, joining the cast of the hit revival of "Chicago" at the Shubert. Duncan will play Roxie Hart in the show beginning May 25. Prior to joining the N.Y…
HBO has finalized the cast of its original film "RKO 281," the behind-the-scenes story of the making of "Citizen Kane" and how the controversy surrounding the film damaged its box office.
Producer and financier Betsy Davis unveiled a production slate at the American Film Market that includes "It Never Rains," a black comedy written and directed by Blake Edwards.