Two architects of airborne summer hits are taxiing their next project into the hangar at MGM. The film, "Disturbing Behavior," was written by "Con Air" scribe Scott Rosenberg and will be produced by…
The Justice Dept. on Friday approved Microsoft Corp.'s $425 million acquisition of WebTV Networks, pointing to competition in the business of connecting home televisions to the Internet.
After months of talking up their new talkshows, the time has come for Keenen Ivory Wayans and Chris Spencer to just do it.
With last week's announcement that News Corp. was given official permission by Major League Baseball to peruse the Los Angeles Dodgers' financial records as the next step in the team's proposed sale…
The summer B.O. fires burned a little less brightly in some markets last week due to a shortage of new releases, while holdovers "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" and "Con Air" kept smokin'.
UPN is not letting the Sinclair stations switch to the WB TV Network without a fight. On Friday night, UPN sent a letter to the WB and Sinclair claiming the station group failed to take appropriate…
America's Health Network, the struggling medical advice channel, has "furloughed" 161 of its 200 employees after the Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corp. pulled back from its planned $25 million investment…
Stuart Birnbaum and Neal Israel are producers on the Caravan Pictures project “Breach of Promise.” Information was wrong in Wednesday’s story.
The Writers Guild of America West has announced the panelists and attendees for a conference in Maui scheduled for Aug. 23-27.
The White House has officially nominated Michael Powell for a Republican vacancy at the Federal Communications Commission.
Charlize Theron, the blond bombshell thesp who starred in "2 days in the Valley," is in final talks for the psycho-horror pic "Astronaut's Wife" for New Line Cinema, the studio said Thursday.