In a move that will revolutionize Spain's TV landscape, the government Friday approved the creation of two nationwide, digital free-to-air TV channels, the license of which will be awarded by year's…
Jeff Sagansky, president and CEO of Pax TV, has joined the board of directors of Fandom Inc., a Web service dedicated to the interests of sci-fi, fantasy and horror aficionados.
They may have come to BevHills from diverse perspectives and corners of the globe, but participants in Monday's luncheon for Oscar nominees all mouthed the exact same line: This isn't a competition…
NTL, the U.K.'s biggest cabler, has posted a profit of $124.3 million for the final quarter of 1999, up from a loss of $172.1 million the previous year.
Frank Langella ("The Ninth Gate") and Courtney Vance ("The Preacher's Wife") have been cast in the ABC drama pilot "The Beast."
Ibope Media Information and AC Nielsen's Eratings.com are forming a joint venture to launch a service for tracking Internet audiences, advertising and user activity for Latin America.
Broadway jumped a whopping $1,863,255 -- or 9.7% -- over the previous week, with the addition of only one more show, bringing the tally to 28 productions. Receipts came to $12,209,855, the highest…
Disney has risen to the chance of making "Raising Helen," snagging the comic pitch from scribes Patrick Clifton and Beth Rigazio for a low- to mid-six-figure sum.
French utilities and telecommunications giant Vivendi has posted 1999 profits of $1.4 billion -- a 28% increase over the previous year -- while revenues rose 31.2% to $40 billion.
Alec Baldwin is in talks to play the supporting role of Col. Dolittle in the Michael Bay/Jerry Bruckheimer film “Pearl Harbor.” If he signs, Baldwin will join Josh Hartnett and Ben Affleck, the pic’s…
"Poppoya," a sentimental story of a small-town station master, rode the express train through the 23rd edition of Japan's key movie awards Friday night, picking up best picture and a slew of other…