Beacon Pictures has tapped Tom Rickman to pen "Back to the Moon," an adventure about the hijacking of a space shuttle. Last fall, Beacon optioned the rights to the novel of the same name by Homer…
Several hundred demonstrators surrounded the gates of Paramount for two hours Tuesday morning to protest the studio's planned syndie TV talk skein hosted by controversial radio personality Laura…
Sunnyvale-based TiVo Inc. on Tuesday announced the appointment of two marketing execs who will lead the company's bid to build brand awareness of its customizable television technology.
Jon Feltheimer has been named vice chairman and CEO of Lions Gate Entertainment and Michael Burns vice chairman. Feltheimer and Burns spearheaded a financial initiative last fall that led to a $33…
In a multimillion-dollar deal, Fox News has re-upped Neil Cavuto's contract as VP and managing editor of business news for four years.
Adam Goldberg ("Saving Private Ryan") has landed a co-starring role in Castle Rock Entertainment's "The Salton Sea" for Warner Bros. Val Kilmer and Peter Sarsgaard star in the crime thriller.
Bowing before antitrust dictates of Jose Maria Aznar's newly formed Spanish government, Spain's second largest bank, the Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), has begun reducing its stake in…
One could say Akiva Goldsman is adapting quite well to his surroundings. The scribe-producer is about to ink a deal to adapt the bestseller, "Memoirs of a Geisha," for Doug Wick and Lucy Fisher's…
Attention nerds: Network TV wants you. Fox on Tuesday announced plans for "The Smartest Person in America," an hourlong primetime quizzer that will offer at least $1 million to one lucky brainiac who…
The jocks at NBC have silenced the nerds of "Freaks and Geeks."
The European Commission's competition arm has cleared U.K. satcaster BSkyB's purchase of a 24% stake in German pay TV company KirchPayTV.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions