Steven J. Fredericks, former chief financial officer and chief operating officer at f/x studio Digital Domain, has joined film and television rights Web site Internetstudios.com as prexy and chief…
Julianna Margulies and Anjelica Huston are in negotiations to star in TNT's "The Mists of Avalon," a four-hour miniseries with a femme-centric take on the legend of King Arthur.
In his first deal since ankling his post as chairman of the Walt Disney Co. in January, Joe Roth has signed Julia Roberts to a multiyear pact with his as-yet unnamed company.
A San Francisco icon rises in Beverly Hills. Ron Silver headlines "Bill Graham Presents," to be given its world premiere on April 30 at the Canon Theater in Beverly Hills. Robert Greenfield wrote the…
Cablevision Systems' 1999 net loss widened to $801 million from $449 million the year earlier as the company continues to invest heavily in cable system upgrades that it says should be nearly…
Producers Jonathan Mostow and Hal Lieberman have inked a multiyear pact to develop drama programming for Studios USA.
Ray Kurtzman, a high-ranking business affairs executive at the Creative Artists Agency, will receive the Maimonides Torch of Justice Award for his humanitarian efforts from the Jewish Federation's…
Billionaire investor Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft and owner of the NBA's Portland Trailblazers, has bought the Sporting News from Times Mirror.
Seven months from the day that Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. bought a 35% stake in Italy's digital TV platform Stream, the mogul is facing the opposition of the Rome-based government, which is…
Thanks to "Family" matters, Pearson Television is back in the driver's seat in syndication. The company is all but certain to give a go to two new fall series and has now guaranteed that an old…