The Sundance Film Festival doesn't begin officially until Thursday night, but the fest's first tense acquisition battle is already over.
James K. Shimokawa, father of TV director Gary Shimokawa, died Saturday of natural causes in Encino. He was 89.
EXCLUSIVEUniversal Pictures has no doubts about a remake of the RKO Pictures 1956 Fritz Lang pic "Beyond a Reasonable Doubt," with Jonathan Mostow attached to helm and RKO chairman/CEO Ted Hartley…
Fox wheeled out its top brass Tuesday to dispel speculation that the News Corp.-owned company plans to kill its Fox Kids Network and use the newly acquired Fox Family Channel as its primary kids…
Continuing to make inroads on the broadcast webs, basic cable networks generated their best primetime ratings performance ever on the night of Dec. 29, posting a combined 27.2 rating/47 share as 22…
For the first time in a decade, a rival talkshow has pulled alongside "Oprah Winfrey" in the national household ratings derby. Universal TV's surging "Jerry Springer" tied King World Prods.' longtime…
Randolph M. Paul, former Cinergi Pictures senior veep, has joined entertainment law firm Gipson, Hoffman & Pancione. In the new post, the vet industry business affairs exec will focus on repping…
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