Official bids were due Wednesday for Seagram Co.'s giant wine and spirits business as the company moves ahead with divesting that unit ahead of a planned $34 billion merger with France's Vivendi.
The Alphabet web has snagged the rights to "Private Property," a reality format in which viewers are allowed to dictate changes to other peoples' lives. Meanwhile, Fox is moving forward with "I Want…
Viacom's MTVi, the online arm for the MTV Networks, pinkslipped 105 employees as part of a reorganization. Before the layoffs, MTVi employed more than 400 staffers. Layoffs will take place across the…
Vet Spanish director Carlos Saura has unveiled key cast on his long-awaited "Bunuel & King Solomon's Table," a fiction film and part tribute to his friend and maestro Luis Bunuel. Produced by Spanish…
"Frasier" stars Jane Leeves and Peri Gilpin are teaming up with Paramount to develop a U.S. version of the hit BBC sitcom "The Vicar of Dibley."
Scribe Bill Wheeler ("The Prime Gig") will adapt the Ira Berkow novel "The Man Who Robbed the Pierre" for Image Movers, "The Hoax" for Mutual Film Corp. and a biopic about blackjack legend Ken Uston…
BMI and four European music performance rights orgs have signed agreements to allow the issuance of worldwide performance licenses for Internet-based broadcasts. While gathered in Santiago, Chile…
David Steinberg has inked a two-year development and exec-producing deal with Peace Arch Entertainment Group, which gives the Canuck firm exclusive rights to develop and produce his TV projects and a…
Gov. Gray Davis has signed two bills that will aid in the fight to retain film production in California.
The American Film Marketing Assn. has elected its 27-member board of directors for 2001. Those chosen for a two-year term on the board's executive committee are Lewis Horwitz of the Lewis Horwitz…
Ellen Burstyn will receive the 2000 National Board of Review of Motion Pictures career achievement award, presented by the NBR and Biography magazine.
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