Hollywood praisery PMK will be acquired by a unit of major Madison Avenue agency McCann-Erickson.
Sydney Pollack is in talks to come aboard the comedy "Walk of Fame," with an eye toward directing. Mark Andrus ("As Good as It Gets") has already written a draft of the script.
Chancellor Media Corp.'s stock rose 2.8% Thursday, to close at $50.75 a share after the Dallas-based media conglom posted double-digit gains in key financial measures for the fourth quarter.
Rosie Perez has signed a deal with Columbia TriStar TV to create and star in a sitcom about the life of a New York actress. The Perez deal, worth more than $1 million, is one of the first major…
British writer-director Stefan Schwartz, who helmed the road comedies "Soft Top, Hard Shoulder" and "Shooting Fish," has signed a three-year, first-look production pact with Miramax Films.
ProSieben Media AG saw a 44% increase in profit last year, according to a report in the German financial news daily Handelblatt.
Jerry Bruckheimer will be honored March 9 with his third producer of the year title at the ShoWest convention in Las Vegas, making him the only filmmaker to receive that award three times.
With his announcement Thursday that CBS will increase its investment in sports Web site CBS SportsLine, CBS prexy Mel Karmazin's interest in the Internet continues to grow.
With dates now in sync, Brad Pitt is in talks to make the still as-yet-untitled Cameron Crowe film for DreamWorks. Anna Paquin has come aboard to play Polexia in the '70s period piece that is now…
NBC has concluded the first week of the February sweeps with a comfortable lead and solid gains over its results last year, when the Olympics-boosted CBS Eye was rolling over all competition.
Lisa Gooding has been upped to VP of development for Maple Palm Prods., the production company headed by comic thesp and former "SCTV" co-star Dave Thomas.