"Hollow Man" will materialize on the USA Network and its Sci Fi Channel sibling beginning in May 2003 as part of five-year deal for the exclusive network window. If "Hollow Man," which harvested a…
Jerry Springer is hoping to redirect his career as the U.K.'s equivalent of Letterman or Leno in a new latenight talk show for Channel 5. The show will attempt to establish a more serious image for…
Adventure channel AXN jumped into round-the-clock action in Hong Kong after it was launched exclusively on cable TV this week. Among other programs, the channel will be showing an Asian version of…
National ratings for Kathie Lee Gifford's final week as co-host of longtime Buena Vista strip "Live With Regis and Kathie Lee" are the best ever for the show on several counts.
Columbia TriStar TV Distribution has decided to tape its new syndicated five-a-week hour "Judge Hatchett" in New York City, signing a deal with the National Video Center on West 42nd Street.
"Survivor" may be getting all the media ink, but it's not this summer's sole small-screen success story. Fact is, network TV as a whole has been the biggest winner of the warm-weather season. By…
Vidgame developer Electronic Arts on Thursday announced that it has won the exclusive worldwide interactive rights for the Harry Potter book series and upcoming feature film from Warner Bros.
Francisco Lombardi's Peruvian comedy "Pantaleon y las visitadoras" was the big winner at the 28th Festival de Gramado, one of Brazil's oldest competitive film fests. Based on a novel by Mario Vargas…
Director Peter Weir ("The Truman Show") is in discussions with 20th Century Fox to helm the first installment of what the studio hopes could be a big franchise: the "Master and Commander" series of…
Roland Emmerich is at the center of a pyramid scheme. Emmerich and Devlin's Sony-based Centropolis Entertainment has made a low-six-figure purchase of the rights to "The Murder of Tutankhamen"…
Marcel Pariseau and Jeff Raymond have formed Los Angeles-based Pariseau Raymond Public Relations, which will specialize in talent and feature film repping.