Despite low ratings so far, Jeff Sagansky, president of Pax Net, said a cheaper economic model than the big broadcast nets will enable the fledgling broadcaster to exist on ratings of only 1.0.
New Line Cinema is in final talks to ink Tom Cruise for a role in helmer Paul Thomas Anderson's next project, "Magnolia," which will also feature much of the ensemble cast of Anderson's previous pic…
A deal has been inked to bring Dein Perry's newest tapping tuner, "Steel City," from Australia to Radio City Musical Hall for four perfs in January prior to embarking on a 40 city national tour.
Philip Pelletier, a composer, and Verne Lindner, a visual effects/title designer, have formed Swankytown, a multifaceted entertainment company.
Pixar Animation Studio's net profit dropped to $867,000, from $3.7 million, in the third quarter, it said Tuesday, reflecting the decline in revenues from the company's 1995 Disney release "Toy…
CBS has officially added "Unsolved Mysteries" to its midseason slate, picking up six episodes of the reality hour.
The head of a consumer trade group has suggested that the Motion Picture Assn. of America is violating antitrust laws by urging its members to withhold movies from broadcasters who want to air them…
The Signature Theater Co. has completed casting on "Bosoms and Neglect," the second Off Broadway installment in a seasonlong profile of John Guare's work. Mary Louise Wilson will join the legiter…
More than 30 former and current employees of Miramax Films have filed a class action suit in U.S. District Court in New York, alleging that the studio failed to pay them overtime.
Three of Spain's top indie distributors -- Sogedasa, Amanda Films and Wanda Distribution -- are teaming to create an art film distribution house, Nirvana Films.