More hard news and documentary programming are the foundations of a new programming lineup announced Wednesday by CNN.
Joseph Fiennes, younger brother of Ralph, is set to star opposite Gwyneth Paltrow in Miramax Films' latest romantic blockbuster, "Shakespeare in Love." The long-developing pic will start shooting…
Like it or not, Mr. and Mrs. America, here comes digital TV. That's the opening trumpet volley for this year's winter Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, arguably the largest helping of…
EXCLUSIVEUPN San Diego affil KUSI is threatening to drop its affiliation with the netlet later this month if UPN does not agree to block out the San Diego cable coverage of UPN's L.A. station, KCOP.
"Mouse Hunt" star Nathan Lane has joined the cast of MGM's psychobiological drama "At First Sight," studio prexy Michael Nathanson announced Wednesday.
Red Sky Entertainment, the upstart Vancouver-based film distributor, has announced its first slate of releases, and it is heavy on arthouse, foreign-language fare.
As expected, veteran arthouse exec Eamonn Bowles has joined the Shooting Gallery as president of TSG Pictures, the indie production company's new distribution arm.
Former Miramax Intl. president Ian Jessel has teamed with producer Lloyd Silverman to form the Artists Colony, a financing and distribution company that aims to back low-budget, edgy feature films…
NBC has extended the contract of "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno to 2003. The move, announced Tuesday by NBC brass, was far from a surprise, as the Leno-led talker has been No. 1 in the latenight…
Two former Televisa execs are close to allying with rival broadcaster TV Azteca to aid the latter's international expansion efforts.
EXCLUSIVEP.J. Hogan, hot off the blockbuster success of his last helming gig, "My Best Friend's Wedding," is likely to direct a Warner Bros.' biopic about gameshow mogul Chuck Barris, according to…