Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, who recently appeared in John Sayles' "Limbo," will co-star in the Wolfgang Petersen-helmed "The Perfect Storm" for Warner Bros.
Rola Bauer, an international TV veteran who most recently worked for Germany's ProSieben, is setting up her own banner, Tandem Communications, to focus on trans-Atlantic co-productions and deficit…
Paxson Communications Corp.'s $70.5 million write-off in the latest quarter to devalue its syndicated programming inventory looks a lot like a hasty effort to clean up its books ahead of a likely…
Nickelodeon's new cartoon "SpongeBob SquarePants," has -- at least temporarily -- unseated the WB's "Pokemon" as the highest-rated Saturday morning kidshow.
Pigskin power pumped up ratings for two webs last week, supplying CBS with a significant influx of young males and lifting ABC to its biggest adults 18-49 win since March's Oscarcast.
Universal has sealed its second Australian deal in four months, clinching a three-year, first-look pact with new Australian-based production venture Screen Corp. Screen Corp.'s chairman is former…
India's Zee Telefilms is taking Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. to court in London, alleging that the mogul's company violated a joint-venture pact called Asia Today signed with Zee in 1994.
ABC's summer gameshow "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" is off to a fast Nielsen start, debuting Monday with the best ratings of any summer series this year.
Artisan Entertainment has named Patrick Gunn senior VP. He will work closely with prexy Amir Malin as Artisan expands its television, Internet and merchandising sides.
DirecTV Japan decided at an extraordinary board meeting on Tuesday to issue at least 30 billion yen ($258.6 million) in convertible bonds to strengthen its capital base.