Bradley Kaplan has joined Jaret Entertainment as a literary manager. Kaplan will be in charge of acquiring projects and signing new writers and directors. "He's got great relationships all over…
One-time charges on restructuring combined with lower operational earnings almost doubled United Artists Theater Circuit's net loss to $98 million in 1998, the exhib reported Friday, reflecting…
Two bills aimed at allowing cameras in federal courts were introduced separately in the House and Senate Thursday.
In what could portend a who's who in Whoville cast, Molly Shannon has landed the female lead alongside Jim Carrey in "How the Grinch Stole Christmas!" The Imagine Films production for Universal will…
Spyglass Entertainment and New Urban Entertainment have teamed to produce a feature documentary on the game of basketball to be directed by Leon Gast, who won an Oscar for "When We Were Kings."
Spanish telco colossus Telefonica has announced a plan to establish a $1 billion fund for investments in the telecommunication, media and Internet sectors.
The Indian government Friday approved amendments to the Cable TV Act.
Fox's recent Friday addition "Guinness World Records" has taken a surprising tumble in its second try, struggling even by Fox's modest Friday standards.
UPN has renewed the Brandy sitcom "Moesha" for next season. "Moesha" is UPN's highest-rated show among teens and young women. In its Tuesday 8 p.m. timeslot, "Moesha" has averaged a 2.6 rating and 4…
Viacom Inc. celebrated its banner 1998 by granting its top three execs rich compensation packages, according to documents filed Friday.