The beagle has landed. A deal is on the table for Roger Bart to play the part of Snoopy in the Broadway revival of "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" planned for next season.
Riding on the back of strong growth in exhibition, radio and production, Australia's Village Roadshow Ltd. boosted net profits by 16.4% to a record $A70.1 million ($42 million) in the year ending in…
Universal Pictures has picked up Larry Bleidner's 10-page treatment "The Norfolk Quiz Club" for "Breakdown" helmer Jonathan Mostow to possibly direct.
Indie film queen Lili Taylor is in talks to star in Jason De Bont's remake of "The Haunting of Hill House" for DreamWorks, the studio confirmed.
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. is planning a stock buyback of more than 3.7 million shares over the next year.
CBS' syndie arm, Eyemark Entertainment, is developing a talkshow strip with syndicated radio shrink Dr. Joy Browne. Insiders say the show has been in the works for some time and could be officially…
The Gotham-based Jujamcyn Theaters Corp. and the Chi-based Perkins Theaters Inc. have agreed to sell the Royal George Theater in Chicago to Reading Entertainment, a conglomerate that operates movie…
Luxembourg-based broadcasting giant CLT-Ufa reported on Friday strong increases in profit and turnover for the first half of 1998. Net profit rose to 2.3 billion LUF ($66.4 million) in the first six…
Roberto Benigni's "Life is Beautiful" won the People's Choice Award as the most popular film at the 23rd annual Toronto Intl. Film Festival, which ended Saturday.
While moviegoers nationwide lined up to see Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker in "Rush Hour," big-city arthouse auds flocked to another film about the clash between two cops from diverse cultures.