Getting into the action game, George Tillman Jr. and Robert Teitel, the filmmakers behind the Fox hit "Soul Food," have teamed with screenwriter/director John Ridley ("U-Turn") to remake Benny Chan's…
Granada Entertainment and Carsey-Werner are close to settling their rights dispute over the upcoming ABC sitcom "Earth Scum," and actress Katey Sagal ("Married ... With Children") is expected to…
The Chicago Bulls' Wednesday victory over the Utah Jazz in game four of this year's NBA Finals has scored a 19.1 rating, 33 share, second-highest game-four rating ever and tied for the seventh-best…
Maurizio Carlotti, the managing director and general manager of Spanish netlet Tele 5, looks likely to become managing director of Silvio Berlusconi's giant TV group Mediaset.
Leo lunacy rages on. In the latest twist to the "American Psycho" saga for Lions Gate Films, controversial director Oliver Stone is having informal talks to take the helm of the even more…
Contract ratification ballots sent to SAG and AFTRA members in the last few days include for the first time a report urging a "no" vote on the proposed new contract with producers.
Citing the uncertainty at Court TV as a factor in his exit, senior VP of business development Robert Golden will leave the cabler to become veepee of new ventures at satellite service DirecTv.
When Rupert Murdoch speaks on the topic of "Investments in the Information Society" Sunday at the Media Forum NRW confab in Cologne, industryites will be on the edge of their seats: Will he or won't…
TV Guide's brand name will move onto both domestic and international cable systems as a result of News Corp.'s $2 billion cash-and-stock sale of the mag to a Tele-Communications Inc. affiliate…
Clearview Cinema Group announced Thursday that it will complete a private debt placement of $80 million today. The Chatham, N.J.-based consolidator and operator of movie houses reported two months…
Landing his first starring role in a major studio feature, Michael Vartan has been tapped to co-star opposite Drew Barrymore in Fox 2000's "Never Been Kissed."