Michael Vartan has a new "Alias": He'll star in ABC's spy drama pilot from "Felicity" creator J.J. Abrams.
After a lengthy hiatus the Australian Broadcasting Corporation is cranking up production -- but management turmoil and disputes with indie producers are getting in the way.
The government has stepped in to salvage a deal between pubcasters ARD and ZDF and German media giant Kirch for rights to the 2002 and 2006 World Cup soccer matches.
HBO Films has struck a two-year first-look deal with Team Todd, headed by "Austin Powers" producers and sisters Suzanne and Jennifer Todd, who produced HBO's "If These Walls Could Talk" pics.
Tjebbo Penning's "Morlang" has become the first Dutch movie ever to undergo the kind of test screening that has long been a routine tool for filmmakers in America and Britain. It's a sign that the…
Disney has taken a 50% stake in 1-year-old showbiz magazine Us Weekly under a joint venture with Wenner Media unveiled Tuesday.
In October 1999, Jason Robards last appeared on Broadway in a memorial held for his friend George C. Scott. On Monday afternoon at the Broadhurst Theater, friends and family in turn honored Robards…
As if the Screen Actors Guild didn't have enough headaches, it needs to smooth over a series of sticky problems soon with the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists.
Mel Gibson's Paramount-based Icon Prods. has plunked down low six figures for "The Devil's Kiss," a thriller from Mark L. Smith. Project was discovered online at iFilm.com via its Script Shark link.
Mexico's Televisa is in talks with Univision about its long-term programming arrangement and about increasing its stake in the Hispanic broadcaster.
In a bid to boost summer moviegoing in Italy and counter the traditional warm-weather slump, Buena Vista Intl. will launch its big-budget WWII actioner "Pearl Harbor" June 1 in wide release, just one…