AT&T, BMG Entertainment, Universal Music Group and Matsushita Electric will announce today that they have teamed to develop technology allowing the secure digital delivery of music, video and text…
Channel 4 has signed up 100,000 subscribers for its pay movie service FilmFour, just six months after it launched. This puts FilmFour solidly on course to exceed its target of 150,000 subs by the end…
Martin Scorsese is eyeing the chance to direct Liv Tyler in a biopic of Bettie Page, the country's first kinky pinup girl. The director and star have been enmeshed in talks for several months trying…
"NBC Nightly News" will end the 1998-99 season in first place by virtually all measurements, overcoming a solid challenge from ABC's "World News Tonight" and the Peacock web's primetime Nielsen slide.
It took Ralph Ellison four decades to pen "Juneteenth," the follow-up to his classic novel "Invisible Man," but it took just two months for it to shape up into an impressive film package.
Columbia TriStar Intl. Television has named Martha Eberts and George Davis to the newly created posts of VP, Intl. Networks in support of that department's rapid growth.
NBC primetime series VP exec John Landgraf has been named president of Jersey Television, which has a first-look deal at 20th Century Fox TV.
Green/Epstein/Bacino Prods. has retained entertainment attorney and international financial specialist Jill Sattinger to serve as global finance, distribution and co-production consultant for the…
Six-year-old literary and talent agency Paradigm has announced the addition of four agents to its L.A. offices.
Smokey Robinson, one of architects of the Motowen sound, and Ahmet Ertegun, founder and co-chairman of Atlantic Records, received lifetime achievement awards from the Emerging Artists and Talent in…
It's taken CBS five years to climb back to the top of the ratings hill, but the next battle may be even tougher -- convincing Madison Avenue that its accomplishment means something.