Cox Communications and TCI Communications said Monday that they've agreed to a 50-50 joint venture for key Oklahoma communities with some 270,000 cable subscribers.
Voracious Argentine media group CEI is looking for a new partner, now that Citicorp must divest its 40% holding, and Rupert Murdoch and Gustavo Cisneros are said to number among the interested…
Tommy LiPuma, who has been guiding GRP Recording Co. since the exit of its founders, has been upped to chairman of the venerable jazz label. In the wake of LiPuma's ascension, former Private Music…
Miramax Films has finalized a deal with Swedish helmer Lasse Hallstrom to direct the film conversion of John Irving's novel "Cider House Rules."
Viggo Mortensen is in negotiations to star in Miramax Films' untitled road movie, which is being directed by Alfonso Cuaron.
Showtime Networks has pacted with Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum to generate scripts that will be developed into films.
A Wilde time was had by all as the San Francisco Intl. Film Festival kicked off last weekend.
Television and film director Michael Lessac — whose credits include “Grace Under Fire,” “The Drew Carey Show,” “Everybody Loves Raymond” and the feature “House of Cards” –has signed to be jointly…
Nickelodeon and CTW (Children's Television Workshop) have set up a joint venture to create a new cable network called Noggin aimed at kids 2 to 11.
Miniseries magic is back at NBC thanks to Sunday's telecast of "Merlin, Part 1," which, in preliminary figures, is the highest-rated episode of a net multiple-parter in the five years since CBS'…
Elizabeth Petit has been hired as vice president of East Coast publicity and promotions at 20th Century Fox. Reporting to veepees of national publicity Debbie Miller and Carol Sewell, Petit will…