Like his "Waterboy" character, who transforms from a wimp into a football phenom, box office lightweight-turned-superstar Adam Sandler has inked a two-picture deal with New Line Cinema that will give…
Alliance Atlantis Communications reported Wednesday that it incurred a major loss in its first financial results since Alliance and Atlantis officially merged in late September.
The National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians has until today to formally accept or reject an offer from ABC that would keep health and life insurance and disability benefits in force for…
Bankrupt theater concern Livent Inc. canceled more shows over the Thanksgiving weekend as its lawyers and bankers negotiated with financial institutions to put together about $30 million in new…
Helena Bonham-Carter is set to star in "Women Talking Dirty," the first film from Rocket Pictures, Elton John's production company.
"This Morning" may still be No. 3 in the ratings -- but the CBS breakfastcast is no longer an also-ran in the all-important battle for celebrity guests.
Rainbow Media's recently formed Radio City Television has cut a deal with pay-per-view distributor Viewer's Choice to carry Radio City events such as the "Radio City Christmas Spectacular" beginning…
The Independent Feature Project has extended to Dec. 4 the submission deadline for its annual showcase of American indie film at Berlin's European Film Market.
Germany's Advanced Film Group has agreed to co-finance three film projects from L.A.-based Davis Panzer Prods. in a deal brokered by IAC Film & TV.
After keeping their checkbooks firmly shut during 1998, Korean distributors intend to start shopping for U.S. films next year. The need to fill depleted pipelines, the anticipated completion of the…
ABC has lost an internal battle with sister network Disney Channel to broadcast the world TV premiere of "Hercules," which grossed more than $100 million domestically in the summer of 1997.