Cable net VH1 is dramatically increasing its original programming commitment, greenlighting series in four different genres. In addition, VH1 has pacted with producer Quincy Jones on "Say It Loud…
Over the past 18 months, many entertainment execs left their posts in traditional entertainment for startups, but now, as Netcos close and the pink slips pile up, many of these people are trying to…
As a fledgling writer-director at last June's Sundance Filmmakers Lab, Attica Locke experienced a very unusual twist on a very common creative dilemma.
Tonos Entertainment, the digital music community founded by lyricist Carole Bayer Sager, Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds and David Foster, has launched the TC8 online music recorder and mixer.
Now that he's pulled off the rare trick of losing the popular vote while managing to win the White House, George W. Bush becomes the first Republican to assume the presidency since the arrival of the…
Christian Slater and Val Kilmer are in negotiations with Emmett/Furla Films and Nittolo Entertainment to star in the action thriller "In God We Trust." Shooting is skedded to begin April 9.
Running out of loot is no laughing matter. Just ask cartoon Netco Dotcomix. The company recently laid off its staff and ceased operations after its venture capital ran dry. The company reportedly…
Ten to Watch 2001 - Directors
Miramax co-chair Harvey Weinstein issued a rousing defense of French film quotas Monday at the Cultural Service of the French Embassy in New York.
As U.S. automakers reel from an industry-wide slowdown, pressure may be mounting on General Motors to divest Hughes Electronics sooner rather than later -- and for the best possible terms. And News…
The weather between Christmas and New Year's may have been cold across the country, but audiences warmed up to syndie shows, allowing the sector to end 2000 on an upswing.