Mira Sorvino is in talks to star in “Wisegirls”; she has no plans to star in “Joan of Arc.” Information was incorrect in Thursday’s paper. * * * Jack Whittingham was the original screenwriter of the…
Paris and Versailles are to be the scene this weekend of a monumental TV production of Giuseppe Verdi's "La Traviata," with a potential live audience of 1.5 billion around the world in 125 countries.
Sony said Thursday it will try to further tap into the $7 billion gaming biz by turning Sony Online Entertainment into solely an Internet gaming unit. Firm has tapped longtime vidgame exec Kelly…
Intertainer Inc. and the American Film Institute on Thursday announced that AFI will give the Netcaster exclusive rights to show the org's library of short indie films online. In addition, the two…
Audra McDonald has signed to star with Emma Thompson in the Mike Nichols-directed HBO production of "Wit," the Pulitzer Prize winning play which will shoot this fall in London.
Bob Hope was resting comfortably and in stable condition at a hospital in the desert community of Rancho Mirage on Thursday after undergoing emergency medical treatment for an intestinal problem -…
The Festival of the Dhow Countries, organized by the Zanzibar International Film Festival, will take place from June 30 to July 9.
Carsey-Werner vet Stuart Glickman will ankle his post as vice chairman and CEO after spending 13 years with the indie TV studio. Announcement caught many C-W insiders by surprise.
Vice President Al Gore is set to participate in Oxygen Media's "Be Fearless With Your Vote," an initiative of special cable and online programming newly launched to coincide with election 2000. The…
Recognizing the landmark status in TV history of a certain cable mob series, Gotham's American Museum of the Moving Image will present the first two seasons of HBO's "The Sopranos" on the bigscreen…
LAS VEGAS — KCBS’ low-rated “Women 2 Women” 4 p.m. newscast isn’t dead yet. The broadcast’s dismal Nielsen perf had many L.A. newsies convinced the station would pull the 4 p.m. program in the fall…