Silver Cinemas Intl., which filed for bankruptcy reorganization in May, revealed in recent court filings that the circuit lost $637,816 in July alone. The Dallas-based company, which was known as a…
Intermedia has acquired remake rights to Swedish/Norwegian thriller "Sleepwalker," a production from John M. Jacobsen and Svensk Filmindustri. English-lingo remake will be produced by Mark Johnson…
"Dr. Laura," the syndie yakker hosted by controversial radio host Dr. Laura Schlessinger, is due to be downgraded to 2 a.m. time periods on the CBS Television Stations, on which it airs, starting…
Scribe-helmer Noah Baumbach ("Kicking and Screaming") has inked an overall series development deal with Columbia TriStar Television.
Bravo has bought all three series of the U.K.'s award-winning comedy drama "Cold Feet" for primetime transmission next year.
CanWest Global has received the nod from the Canadian Competition Bureau to buy Canada's largest daily newspaper chain. On July 31, Winnipeg-based CanWest announced a C$3.5 billion ($2.29 billion)…
Dr. Dre walked away with the evening's top prize, the Legend Award, at the 2000 Radio Music Awards from Las Vegas' Aladdin Resort on Saturday night. Other top winners were the groups Creed and 'N…
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Viacom just got two big new shareholders as well as a sleepy cable network it wants to turn into a powerhouse brand alongside MTV and VH1.
Empty seats at Polish cinemas have operators horrified. Exhibitors are predicting total attendance for 2001 at about 17 million -- Poland's worst showing since 1993.
The Casting Society of America held its 16th annual Artios Awards on Wednesday, honoring the accomplishments of casting directors in film, TV and theater.