CNN Intl. (CNNI) is adopting a new strategy of regionalization to increase its viewership in India.
Although the top ranks within the entertainment biz are filled mostly by men, Warner Bros. Online exec VP Jim Banister boldly predicted that "the Internet will have more females in positions of power…
Steven Bochco has cast Blair Underwood as the lead in his upcoming CBS drama "City of Angels." Shooting begins in September for a planned January 2000 launch.
"There's Something About Mary" was the big winner at the 1999 MTV Movie Awards, taking home prizes in four categories.
DOES ANYONE OUT THERE sense there’s something vaguely menacing about “The Phantom Menace”? At this moment in time, politicians are probing the subtext of every movie and TV show for hidden meanings…
Nicolas Cage is in negotiations with Working Title Films and Universal Pictures to star in "Captain Corelli's Mandolin," to be directed by "Notting Hill" helmer Roger Michell.
ABC has ordered its first midseason series, the Imagine/Touchstone TV drama "Bellevue" from creator Peter Berg.
Members of the Writers Guild of America have ratified a contract that covers news writers, news editors, graphic artists, promotion writers and desk assistants at CBS television and radio news…
There's a lot of life in the old "Salesman" yet. Half a century after its Broadway debut (and its first crop of Tonys), Arthur Miller's "Death of a Salesman" was the big winner at the 53rd annual…
Ratings for the fight-free "Jerry Springer Show" headed south last week, as the host himself came out against distrib Studios USA's latest effort to clean up the raunchy syndie talker.
Universal has flown the coop, but producer Edward R. Pressman is vowing to keep the syndie drama "The Crow: Stairway to Heaven" aloft for a second season with new financial partners and possibly a…