CBS has landed an exclusive first-broadcast window to the forthcoming Brad Pitt theatrical "The Fight Club," plus four other movies from New Regency: "Entrapment," "A Midsummer Night's Dream,"…
Splendid Medien has joined the IPO bandwagon and is heading for the stock market in October.
Steve Brill is negotiating to direct "Little Nicky," the comedy that Adam Sandler will topline for New Line this fall.
In its first major product deal since opening shop online last week, CheckOut.com has become one of only three e-tailers selling Force 21, a futuristic war simulation produced by Tom Clancy's Red…
Signaling its growing content ambitions, CanWest Global Communications has bought a 20% stake in Canada's largest film and TV company, Alliance Atlantis Communications, in a deal worth more than $13…
Opening with a record 55 prints Friday, George Lucas' "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" dominated the Finnish box office, reeling in a gross of 3,024,878 markka ($544,689) and tallied an…
Kenneth Branagh's "Hamlet" will get its exclusive cablecast premiere on TNT Sept. 5 in primetime with limited commercial interruptions, courtesy of Mercedes-Benz.
Carole Black, the new president and CEO of Lifetime, has engineered her first major hire, bringing in Rick Haskins to fill the new post of executive VP of marketing.
In a race for best Emmy host, who'd win? The nominees are: talkshow stars (like past Emmy emcees Oprah Winfrey and Dick Cavett) newsmen (Bryant Gumbel, David Brinkley) dramatic actors (John Forsythe…
Victor Elizalde has been tapped director of business planning for Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl.