You've seen the movie. You've read the hundreds of fawning newspaper and magazine articles. Now see TV's promo-makers battle to see who can be first to get in on the media craze surrounding "The…
Eureka, the nascent entertainment alliance between Germany's Kirch Group and Italy's Mediaset, has signed a Euro distrib deal with L.A.-based Hyde Park Entertainment, a producing group headed by…
HBO has greenlit production on six-hour mini "The Corner," the cabler's official followup to its 12-part miniseries "From Earth to the Moon," exec-produced by Tom Hanks.
Young Broadcasting Inc. on Wednesday reported a 5% drop in second revenues to $74 million, while operating income decreased 20% to $19 million, coming in lower than the company had expected. The New…
The two-month tug-of-war for honors as the bestselling album in the nation continued last week with the Backstreet Boys' "Millennium" returning to the top spot after a one-week absence, according to…
Online music distrib Launch Media Inc. has tapped Jonathan Sichel as senior VP of business and legal affairs and recruited Ted Mico as veep of marketing and promotions.
Walt Disney will ring in the next millennium with a New Year's Eve world preem of "Fantasia 2000" at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.
Exhib/distrib Ster-Kinekor is mobilizing aggressive offshore expansion plans after its main shareholders, Kersaf and Primedia, backed its decision to double the number of new screens to 600 over five…
Tony-nommed thesp Daphne Rubin-Vega will topline the Gotham preem of "Gum," which opens the nonprofit Women's Project & Productions' 1999-2000 Off Broadway season.
It may not be the best possible consolation prize, but Barry Diller's USA Network and Sci-Fi Channel -- outbid by Rupert Murdoch's FX for the basic-cable-network rights to "The Blair Witch Project"…