HAL Films, the U.K. production venture headed by David Aukin, Colin Leventhal and Trea Hoving, is expected to announce later this week that it is splitting from Miramax Films.
French scribe Jean-Claude Carriere will receive the Writers Guild of America's Screen Laurel award, the first time a foreign-language scenarist will take the WGA's highest honor.
Mike Nichols, Kevin Kline, Sarah Jessica Parker, Martin Mull and Christine Baranski are set to sing the praises of fellow thesp Steve Martin at the 15th annual American Museum of the Moving Image…
The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers has filed a lawsuit against Sony Music Entertainment and its parent, Sony Corp. of America, over the embedding in Sony CDs of hyperlinks to Sony Web…
Gameshow mania 2000 just keeps getting weirder. In a last-minute scheduling shift, top-rated ABC has decided to air a one-time-only Wednesday seg of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" this week at 8…
Sunset Strip billboards, already among the most recognized advertising spaces in the world, are set to gain prominence as the subject of a media-entertainment industry awards show.
While Americans were absorbed by the Super Bowl, folks overseas had no such distraction last weekend as "American Beauty," "Sleepy Hollow," "Double Jeopardy," "The World Is Not Enough" and "Stuart…
A law firm specializing in employment discrimination class-action suits has begun investigating age-discrimination allegations by Writers Guild of America West members over 40.
ABC Inc. has tapped Dene Stratton VP of planning and control, effective immediately, the company announced Monday.
Steve White, longtime producer of made-for-TV movies, has been named exec vice president of movies, miniseries and special events at NBC Entertainment.
Hungry for some Wall Street Web dollars of its own, nature show cabler Discovery Communications today is expected to announce plans to create an Internet division, backed by $500 million over the…
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