Portending the first of a series of management shifts at Universal Music Group as a result of its acquisition of Polygram, Nick Phillips, chief of the conglom's U.K. outpost, resigned Tuesday…
"American History X" producer John Morrissey has picked up the spec drama "Joseph and Emma," marking a shift in a more serious direction for scribe Chris Matheson ("Bill and Ted's Excellent…
Sharon Stone, Jeff Bridges and Nick Nolte are in final negotiations to star in the independent drama "Simpatico" for Studio Canal Plus.
The National Basketball Assn.'s 51-year consecutive game streak -- it was the only major pro sport that hadn't lost a game because of a work stoppage -- is history.
Oliver Stone's and Dan Halsted's Illusion Entertainment Group has concluded a three-year, first-look production deal with Paramount-based Mandalay Pictures.
Kerry Packer has pulled off one of the biggest coups of his brilliant career. And it wasn't a stunning media deal or taking on his traditional nemesis Rupert Murdoch -- it concerned Oz's richest man…
Jamaa Fanaka, who directed "Penitentiary" and "Street Wars," has been suspended for two years from the Directors Guild of America for "conduct unbecoming a member."
Primestar is facing an antitrust action in D.C. in February but it's still signing cable-network deals, renewing five John Malone-owned pay-TV networks through 2005.
Universal Records has pacted with Desmond Child's Deston Entertainment to tap into the prolific songwriter's skill and top talent contacts.
Ready or not, the flying elbows and skimpy outfits of roller derby are coming back to national TV. CBS Cable's the Nashville Network will premiere its weekly series "Roller Jam," what the cabler…
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