Stratosphere, the new domestic distribution venture backed by Wall Street mogul Carl Icahn, will distribute Patriot Pictures' "One Tough Cop," which stars Stephen Baldwin as legendary NYPD detective…
The London production of the Broadway musical revival of "Chicago" was up for seven awards while the state-subsidized Royal National Theater continued its traditional domination of the categories…
Helping to kick off Nickelodeon's forthcoming new animation studio facility in Burbank, the Viacom kiddie cable net has committed to a 13-episode experimental cartoon series of half-hours to be…
Viacom Entertainment topper Jonathan Dolgen sounded the alarm on behalf of UHF station owners here at the Assn. of Local TV Stations confab Monday.
The Federal Trade Commission signed off Friday on a Cablevision Systems deal to buy Tele-Communications Inc.'s New York-area cable systems.
Continuing to plow its way through any icebergs placed in its path, Paramount Pictures and 20th Century Fox's "Titanic" easily dispatched challenges from Warner Bros.' "Fallen" and Paramount…
TV stations that have bought Warner Bros.' off-net series "Friends" are anticipating a huge audience delivery in syndication when they start running the episodes five times a week in the fall.
CNN/U.S. prexy Rick Kaplan continued his raid on ABC News over the weekend, confirming on Sunday that he has lured Willow Bay -- co-anchor of "Good Morning America/Sunday" since 1994 -- to co-anchor…
Not only are docus hot, but the transatlantic connection between indie producers of such programming is also heating up.
A U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge has dismissed an involuntary bankruptcy proceeding filed against Seagull Entertainment last year by a group of former staffers on Seagull's syndie strip "Hollywood…
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Boomer Esiason will replace Frank Gifford as a member of the trio of announcers in the "Monday Night Football" booth on ABC beginning next season, ending Gifford's…