United Artists Theater Circuit Inc. is to sell most of its remaining Southeast Asian interests to its partner in the ventures, Pacific Media of the U.K., for $8.1 million, it said Thursday.
Phoenix Pictures has inked a deal with Mel Smith ("Bean") to direct Gabriel Byrne as "The Laird of Tomintoul," a true-to-life career cop who swindled Scotland Yard out of millions, which he used to…
ABC picked up five additional episodes of its "TGIF" sitcom "Teen Angel" and five more of the Tuesday sitcom "Hiller and Diller," both of which are produced by ABC's parent studio Disney.
Universal TV is developing a sitcom for Fox Broadcasting Co. starring actress Paget Brewster and written by writer-actress Carrie Fisher and former "Seinfeld" producer Elaine Pope.
Time Warner has linked with the regional government of Madrid to build its biggest theme park to date in Europe, a $340 million leisure complex at San Martin de la Vega, 15 miles south of the Spanish…
Post-production facilities that have made the investment in DVD technology report a positive impact on other areas of their operations, especially in visual image preparation, audio mixing and…
Veteran Columbia Pictures executive Teddy Zee is ankling his executive veepee/production post Dec. 1 to take over the No. 2 slot at 20th Century Fox-based indieprod shingle Davis Entertainment, it…
Alfred Hitchcock once again thrilled an audience Wednesday as the U.S. Postal Service unveiled the shockmaster's visage on the latest addition to its Legends of Hollywood stamp series.
Matt Dillon, already paired offscreen with Cameron Diaz, will now team with her onscreen. He'll star alongside Diaz and Ben Stiller in "Something About Mary," the next comedy to be directed by Peter…
The New Media Council, established last June to serve as a "think tank" and information exchange forum for those engaged in the creation, production and distribution of new media content and…
CBS has teamed with former studio topper Alan Hirschfield's Data Broadcasting Co. to relaunch Internet financial news site CBS MarketWatch.