The Writers Guild of America West is warning members to start saving money to ride out a possible strike next year. The union has been stressing the need to improve residuals in basic cable, foreign…
Pax has completed joint sales agreements with 11 NBC-owned stations, finalizing deals on Wednesday with the Peacock's New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Philadelphia outlets.
More than three years after it was first proposed, a conservative federal government initiative to stimulate private investment in Australian films has ended with markets delivering only half the…
Columbia Pictures has tapped Laura Ziskin to come aboard and produce "Spider-Man," the Sam Raimi-directed film that will start production in November. The former Fox 2000 president, who last December…
The Walt Disney Co. has reached a key milestone in its ambitious plan to transform an aging industrial park into a 125-acre state-of-the-art "creative campus" in Glendale.
Stone Stanley Entertainment, which in the last month has announced pacts to pilot two syndie shows, has signed on to develop a third: "The People Vs.," for Columbia TriStar Television Distribution…
IBlast Networks added seven new broadcasting groups to its lineup of partners, bringing the total number of investor/affiliates to 19, representing 225 stations nationwide, the company said Thursday.
Alfonso Arau has committed to direct the remake of the 1942 Orson Welles film "The Magnificent Ambersons." He'll shoot the redo as a theatrical feature for the international market and as a four-hour…
Fresh off her co-starring turn opposite Bruce Willis in "Disney's The Kid," which opens nationwide today, British actress Emily Mortimer has been cast alongside Nicolas Cage and Christian Slater in…
E! Online has reupped its content and promotional deal with America Online for three years. Under terms of the deal, E! Online and E! Entertainment Television will provide entertainment news and…