While Columbia TriStar TV president Eric Tannenbaum announced Kim Haswell’s promotion to senior vice president of comedy series development, Haswell reports to exec VP Helene Michaels, contrary to…
Fox Searchlight's "The Full Monty" continued to strut its stuff on top of the exclusives roster. Peter Cattaneo's comedy about steelworkers-cum-strippers revealed a brawny $202,122 in six nightclubs…
The satellite industry on Friday decried a plan submitted to the U.S. Copyright Office that calls for a dramatic increase in fees satellite companies must pay to retransmit broadcast TV programs.
Jonathan Kaplan is set to take the helm of "Brokedown Palace" for Fox 2000 and producer Adam Fields. Kaplan replaces Carl Franklin who quit the project in June over casting differences with 20th…
Hugh Downs and Barbara Walters will co-anchor the second weekly installment of ABC's "20/20" newsmagazine, due on Thursdays beginning Sept. 11.
Atlantis Communications Inc. unveiled TV movie pacts with CBS and UPN Tuesday along with news of the appointment of a president and of higher second-quarter profit.
Screenwriter Aaron Sorkin ("The American President," "A Few Good Men") filed a suit in Los Angeles Superior Court against 20th Century Fox and actor-producer Warren Beatty for not paying him fully…
Brillstein-Grey Entertainment has hired Laura Hopper and Denise Stewart as vice presidents in the production and management company's motion picture division.
The fate of independent film label Goldwyn Entertainment Co., acquired along with fellow indie Orion Pictures by MGM in July, remains bleak after the majority of the specialized film unit's employees…
Leave it to the tranquil air of this mountain outpost to turn rebellious helmer Oliver Stone into a sanguine cheerleader for the studio system.
Former junk bond king Michael Milken appears to be cutting his ties to the new media business, revealing late Friday that he had sold about one-third of his holding in the troubled computer games…