Bestselling Irish novelist Roddy Doyle has penned his first original film script, "When Brendan Met Trudy," which will start shooting next month.
A small, outside distributor is handling TV syndication of reruns of MTV's series "Real World" rather than inhouse Paramount Domestic TV, because MTV was afraid the show would get lost.
In an indirect swipe at their cable competish, the Big Six are mounting an all-out campaign to convince TV Guide and other listing services to stop identifying second and third runs of programs as…
With New York's team in the National League Championship Series for the first time in 11 years, NBC opened the semifinal round of the playoffs Tuesday by outslugging 13 of last year's 14 pre-World…
The controversial issue of the state funding of public broadcasters in the digital age is continuing to move into the sights of the European Commission.
Former United Artists CEO Eric Pleskow is joining forces with Dutch writer-scripter Leon de Winter and German film producer-distrib Senator Film to form a major London-based sales and production…
Fox today is expected to announce a November sweeps schedule that lacks "Action."
Japan's Ministry of Post and Telecommunications aims to develop a unified format for the government's broadcast satellite programming and the direct-to-home commercial platforms by April 2001, a…
BMG Entertainment has filed a $150 million lawsuit against Jive Records and members of the group 'N Sync in an effort to stop the ensemble from releasing albums through any label other than BMG's RCA…
Former Go Network exec Patrick Naughton, who is accused of trying to arrange sex over the Internet with a 13-year-old girl, pleaded not guilty on Tuesday, and his lawyer said the defendant would…
United Artists Films has joined with Pathe Pictures to co-finance the Michael Winterbottom-directed "Kingdom Come."