"Convergence or Collision," a panel discussion on the uneasy marriage between showbiz and cyberspace, will take place Tuesday in New York at the Equitable Center, sponsored by MCI Inc., the New York…
Stock in Young Broadcasting dropped almost 7% Wednesday after the TV broadcaster warned that weaker-than-expected conditions in the TV ad-spending market in Los Angeles would hurt its third-quarter…
HorsePower Entertainment nabbed a mid-six-figure payday from TriStar Pictures for its pitch "Dreadnaught," an action-thriller in the Tom Clancy vein.
Alec Baldwin will star in the Michael Corrente-helmed feature "Outside Providence," it was confirmed Tuesday.
The Western unit of the Writers Guild of America hopes it's found a way to circumvent its uncooperative Eastern partners.
Sears, Roebuck and Co. said Tuesday it has decided against advertising on future episodes of the controversial new ABC series "Nothing Sacred.''
Negotiations for the acquisition of Bouygues-owned Ciby 2000 by Live Entertainment have narrowed to a period of exclusive talks, sources confirmed (Daily Variety, Sept. 23). The agreement includes a…
Fox Searchlight's "The Ice Storm" got a warm reception when it opened the 35th New York Film Festival at Lincoln Center on Friday. The crowd burst into applause when director Ang Lee said, "I was…
Recognizing the potent future of Web site-based commerce, Ticketmaster and technology giant Intel have pacted to develop the next generation of ticketing technology that will deliver interactive…
Spanish digital operator Via Digital, 25% owned by telco Telefonica, will carry a branded Canal Hallmark channel on its platform from Dec. 15.
U.S. music superstore Tower Records will open its newest Asian store here Friday in Malaysia's capital.