Touchstone TV has inked an exclusive overall deal with 19-year-old writer and actress Riley Weston.
Peter Rainer, film critic for L.A. New Times, has been tapped film critic of New York magazine. Rainer, chairman of the National Society of Film Critics, replaces David Denby, the mag's film critic…
Have the broadcast networks gone to the dogs? Now that the "Yo Quiero Taco Bell" commercials featuring a talking Chihuahua have caught on, Fox Broadcasting Co. is interested in developing a talking…
Director Evan Yionoulis has been named chair of the Yale School of Drama's acting department and a resident director at Yale Repertory Theater.
In a bid to revive flagging ratings, TV Azteca launched a new lineup of three telenovelas Monday, including its costliest soap to date.
Actor and producer Gabriel Byrne has renewed the first-look film deal for his Plurabelle Films outfit with Phoenix Pictures.
Fredro Starr ("Ride," "Sunset Park") has joined Forest Whitaker, Usher, Vanessa L. Williams and Rosaria Dawson in "Light It Up" for Fox 2000 and Edmonds Entertainment.
Pink slips could begin flying at CBS News as early as Friday as the web begins implementing a long-expected round of budget cuts.
Showtime's sister network TMC (the Movie Channel) has scheduled "Harlequin's Loving Evangeline," starring Nick Mancuso, Kelly Rowan and Shari Belafonte, as one of its original movies for October.
The Supreme Court refused Monday to throw out a plagiarism lawsuit against Andrew Lloyd Webber, and now he must face the music in a claim brought by an unknown composer who claims the British…
Euro conglom CLT-Ufa said on Monday that the German cartel office had blocked its bid to increase its stake in pay TV service Premiere to 50%.