SURPRISE! WE ARE NOT GOING to complete the digital transition in time to throw out our old analog TV sets by the federally imposed deadline of Dec. 31, 2006. That’s the conclusion of a Congressional…
Ten to Watch, Scribes - 1999
Responding to rumors of potential cuts of up to 800 jobs and rumblings of possible retaliatory union action, Kerry Stoke's Seven, the No. 2 Oz TV network, has begun to announce details of its…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Carsey-Werner's search for a domestic distribution prexy is over. Company execs tapped Robert E. Raleigh for the position after the exec left Worldvision when Paramount bought the distributor earlier…
Vidgame-maker Acclaim Entertainment Inc., which specializes in producing shoot-em-up and sports titles, said Tuesday it has inked an exclusive licensing deal with twin thesps Mary-Kate and Ashley…
Will Patton has been cast opposite Denzel Washington in the Jerry Bruckheimer/Touchstone Pictures' film "Remember the Titans."
The European Commission has decided to renew the exemption from antitrust rules enjoyed by United Intl. Pictures, the distributor set up as a joint venture among Paramount Pictures, Universal Studios…
MGM and Turner Broadcasting have reworked a movie-library deal covering 800 United Artists titles that could lead to MGM's setting up an all-movie pay TV network as early as September 2000.
SAG released a list Tuesday of members qualified to run for the Screen Actors Guild's three national officer positions -- president, recording secretary and treasurer.
Film Roman has partnered with Merv Griffin Enterprises to develop rookie scribe David "Chili" Alvarez's "Soul Patrol," a special-effects driven action-adventure-comedy.
Viewpoint Digital has tapped Michael Lundberg prexy of the Utah-based company, which publishes a library of 3-D digital computer-graphics models for Hollywood f/x houses.