The L.A. City Council's decision to call for a delay of Monday's premiere of the UPN comedy "The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer" is "shameful, outrageous and dangerous," UPN CEO Dean Valentine said…
In its first studio feature venture, startup Spyglass Entertainment will handle most of the foreign distribution for the Hollywood Pictures Bruce Willis starrer "The Sixth Sense."
Columbia Motion Picture Group has upped Nancy Harris to senior vice president of worldwide marketing.
Oscar-winning writer-director Robert Towne ("Chinatown," "Personal Best" and more) will headline the fifth annual Hollywood Screenwriters Conference Oct. 17-18 at the Hotel Nikko in Beverly Hills.
Cable networks are harvesting a bumper crop of dollars from Madison Avenue, chalking up a record $2.68 billion in advertising revenues for the first six months of 1998, a dizzying 17% jump over the…
Thanks to Rupert Murdoch's newfound interest in the national pastime, the Bronx Bombers are poised to drop a bombshell today on the Gotham TV scene.
Katie Jacobs and Paul Attanasio's Paramount-based Heel and Toe Prods. has tapped Ned Gusick as senior VP of production.
Despite poor business confidence, advertising in Australia's mainstream media has enjoyed its first double digit growth in several years, increasing 11.3% to A$3.2 billion ($1.9 billion) in the six…
A news-heavy summer filled with sex scandals and a shaky stock market sent numbers soaring for news and info cablers during the third quarter.
Synthonics Technologies, a Southern California-based software firm, has developed a method for converting standard motion picture footage into 3-D, stereoscopic film. The company plans to license the…
Wall Street revealed just how nervous it remains when investors sent stock of both Viacom and CBS plunging 10% Tuesday after relatively minor changes were made by some analysts to their third-quarter…