Banking on the prediction of a long-term shortage of studio space, local developers are moving forward with their plan to build Los Angeles Center Studios downtown.
Columbia Pictures has picked up Matthew Chapman's pitch "The Naked Man" for $1 million against $1.8 million as a project for Betty Thomas to direct, sources said Wednesday.
UPN has divided its programming department into current and development teams and has hired new execs in both areas.
Chase Securities and Bear Stearns have begun selling a $325 million film financing bond issue for DreamWorks Plc, sources said, to finance the company's expected production slate of 16-18 pics over…
On today's "Oprah Winfrey Show," watch for those fake eyelashes to finally come off.
As other studios have rallied behind the clarion call to cut back on production, the newly revamped production team at Universal Pictures is stubbornly going in the opposite direction.
Newly installed Federal Communications Commissioner Michael Powell signaled Wednesday that he does not share the enthusiasm of some of his colleagues when it comes to taking action against hard…
The TV biz rang in the New Year by declaring war over Washington's plan to loosen media ownership rules and allow another tidal wave of media consolidation. After weeks of huddling in secret…
Kiefer Sutherland, Kelly McGillis and Robert Sean Leonard are set to star in the Green Communications action drama "Ground Control."
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. overcame a broad stockmarket slump to sell its stock offering at $20 a share Wednesday, raising $180 million for the Lion, which will be supplemented by $75 million from…
Thesp Miguel A. Nunez Jr., star of the UPN series "Sparks," has signed to play the seminal rock singer/performer Little Richard in Warner Bros. "Why Do Fools Fall in Love?," a biopic about the life…