ABC's "World News Tonight" will be showing more of two familiar faces starting today. Sam Donaldson has been tapped chief White House correspondent, while Cokie Roberts has been named chief…
EXCLUSIVEBurt Reynolds, making a big splash in "Boogie Nights," and Colm Meaney, freshly full of "Con Air," are in final talks to join David E. Kelley's "Mystery Alaska" at Hollywood Pictures…
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…
Leveraged buyout firm Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst's $1.9 billion acquisition of Lin Television Corp. was approved by Lin shareholders Wednesday, taking the deal one step closer to completion.
EXCLUSIVE"Seinfeld" is poised to write a new chapter in the syndie record books as Columbia TriStar TV Distribution prepares to negotiate a second round of syndie deals with 200-plus TV markets…
Ewart G. Abner Jr., a former president of Motown Records who helped direct the careers of Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye and other artists, died Dec. 27 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles of…
Emmy-winner Louis J. Horvitz has been tapped to direct the 70th Oscar telecast, his second year helming the Academy Awards program.
Amazon.com, frequently cited as one of the biggest commercial success stories on the Internet, was closed by unspecified technical problems Wednesday. Attempts to reach the popular Web site were…
Revenues for basic cable TV soared 17% in 1997 to $7.9 billion, while primetime cable viewership hit a high of 35.3%, according to year-end stats compiled by the Cabletelevision Advertising Bureau…
More hard news and documentary programming are the foundations of a new programming lineup announced Wednesday by CNN.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar