The battle for cable carriage in New York between Time Warner Cable and Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. --- one of the most acrimonious legal fights ever waged by media companies --- will end today with…
Chinese Television Network, which was taken over by a Taiwanese media conglomerate in March, has finalized its management team, naming Lin Kwok Hang general manager.
Nan Morales has been promoted to vice president, feature production management, for Paramount's Mo-tion Picture Group.
The U of Pennsylvania's Annenberg Public Policy Center has awarded a $200,000 grant to Unapix Entertainment and the Entertainment Group to fund the development of an educational children's TV series…
Paramount Pictures and producers Gary Levinsohn and Mark Gordon's Mutual Film Co. have chosen a re-lease date and a new title for their Christian Slater/Morgan Freeman starrer, formerly known as "The…
Joel Schumacher has dropped out of directing Warner Bros.' courtroom thriller "The Runaway Jury," and Sean Connery is no longer attached to the project, which is based on John Grisham's bestselling…
Televisa's former chief corporate officer and his brother reportedly will sell their con-trolling shares to current chairman, president and CEO Emilio Azcarraga Jean.
Comedian Chris Elliott and three other actors have joined the cast of NBC's "The Naked Truth," which will air at 9:30 p.m. Mondays this fall.
Russian authorities appear ready to take major new steps in their fight against piracy fol-lowing meetings Tuesday between Russian Prime Minister Victor Chernomydrin and U.S. reps.
Robert Morton, executive producer of ABC's new sitcom "Over the Top," canceled his appearance at ABC's portion of the Television Critics Assn. press tour Tuesday because he felt he would take…
Carmike Cinemas Inc.'s screen-expansion program helped the exhibitor lift net profit 21.3% to $5.9 million, but Carmike execs said the earnings growth would have been much greater if film product had…