Some 300 Florida industryites converged on Miami this week and sounded a note of guarded optimism about the state's showbiz future.
Marisa Tomei has inked a deal to topline in Kenneth Lonergan's new play, "The Lobby," immediately vaulting the production to the front of the queue for Off Broadway theaters.
TV's annual upfront ad buying derby is off to a fast and furious start, with advertisers said to be lining up early to do deals for early morning and evening news programs and with the red hot WB.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Europe will ink an agreement for the acquisition of a stake in Italy's second digital TV platform, Stream, on Saturday, Murdoch's representative for European affairs and…
As record companies race to announce alliances with technology firms, artists are racing to become the first to offer entire albums for download over the Internet.
CBS will again expand its "48 Hours" newsmag franchise to two nights per week this summer.
Gearing up for their third outing, in August, organizers of the Hollywood Film Festival on Tuesday revealed their nominees for actor and actress of the year, and unveiled other plans for the event.
Fandango, the Rome-based independent film company headed by producer Domenico Procacci, is expanding into publishing with a new division, Fandango Books, to be launched this month.
Village Roadshow Pictures has promoted Steven Krone to chief operating officer and executive vice president. Krone had been exec VP of business and legal affairs.
The CNN News Group has engineered a $50 million, three-year "strategic alliance" with information-technology publisher Intl. Data Group (IDG).