NBC's "3rd Rock From the Sun" is off to a slow start as a Tuesday regular, falling to its lowest firstrun rating ever and below any firstrun score ever registered in that 8-8:30 half-hour by slot…
Clayton “Peg Leg” Bates, a tap dancer who overcame losing a leg in a childhood accident and had a long career that included at least 22 performances on “The Ed Sullivan Show,” died in Greenville…
Genre pic producer Bruce David Eisen has inked a production deal with Trimark Pictures.
Sony Corp. confirmed a new management structure Wednesday at its U.S. subsidiary, Sony Corp. of America, that elevated Howard Stringer to chairman of SCA and promised to improve coordination of SCA's…
For the third consecutive week, country phenom Garth Brooks' "Double Live" album was the bestselling disc in the nation, going home with more than 423,000 fans, according to sales data released…
Alcon Entertainment has paid low six figures for the comedy spec "Dude, Where's My Car," from first-time scribe Phillip Stark.
Britain's Theatre de Complicity, Italian composer Luciano Berio and American composer Phillip Glass will premiere new works at next summer's Salzburg Festival, which runs July 24-Aug. 29.
Film Roman has inked a deal with Launch Media Inc. to produce original animation and live-action content for the company's monthly CD-ROM entertainment magazine.
Oscar nominee Laura Dern will receive the 1999 Piper-Heidsick Tribute at the Sundance Film Festival. The honor is awarded annually to a distinctive actor with an "independent vision." Past recipients…
Discovery Channel will make a significant change to its primetime lineup on Jan. 4 when it launches a new nightly series called "On the Outside" in the 8-9 p.m. slot. It will move the cabler's…