Media research firm Frank Magid Associates has tapped Rob Yarin, former exec producer of CNBC's "Hardball With Chris Matthews," as senior consultant.
Fragile Films, producer of "Spiceworld" and "An Ideal Husband," has been selected as the preferred bidder for London's historic Ealing Studios.
Unwilling to pay $10 million to purchase Web site barrydiller.com, Barry Diller and his USA Networks has instead asked for more than $10 million for privacy and trademark violations against three…
An NC-17 rated episode of "The Simpsons" sounds ridiculous, but may get the greenlight on the 'Net -- thanks to Film Roman's Saturday launch of online animated network Level13.net.
Morgan Creek Prods. said it has agreed to use DX Systems' film, video and television copyright-management software, a move that could sweeten DX's offerings, once it pairs up with a rights tracking…
Two of the U.S. Senate's most vocal culture warriors, Sens. Joseph Lieberman (D-Conn.) and Sam Brownback (R-Kan.), will land in Los Angeles this week to hype their concerns about violence and sex in…
AT&T has told the FCC that the agency's new rules allow the conglom to complete its merger with MediaOne without spinning off its stake in Time Warner or Liberty Media.
NBC, which in the 1970s gave birth to the Not Ready For Primetime Players of "Saturday Night Live," is creating a public performance space designed to groom budding stars.
ABC, NBC and Fox execs walked out of a NAACP hearing on minority representation in TV on Monday after the org shuffled their scheduled testimony to later in the day.
With the local industry finally starting on a roll after years in the doldrums, the Intl. Thessaloniki Film Festival (Nov. 12-21) wrapped its 40th edition on a high.
Keanu Reeves is in final talks to star in a remake of the 1968 film "Sweet November" for Steve Reuther's Bel Air and Warner Bros.