The poor performance of "EDtv" and "Virus" helped produce a stunning $97 million loss for Universal Studios' film group in the March quarter, U's parent Seagram Co. said Thursday.
The board of the South African Broadcasting Corp. (SABC) is probing growing claims that the editorial independence of the pubcaster is being eroded by senior officials who are known to support South…
FX has acquired the exclusive TV rights to "The Original Toughman Contest."
"Law & Order" has won a major Nielsen verdict based on the appeal of Julia Roberts, whose guest appearance Wednesday earned that series' highest households rating for that day in more than three…
Bruce Willis is in final negotiations to star in "Ace in the Hole," a con-vs.-con caper pic to be co-financed by Disney and Intermedia.
Sara Geater has resigned as head of production at Miramax HAL Films to join comedy house Avalon as head of television and pics.
Off just an e-mail pitch from an unknown French screenwriter, producer Larry Thompson ("And the Beat Goes On: The Sonny and Cher Story") has locked up the film and TV rights to Internet thriller…
Michael Caine will join Kate Winslet, Geoffrey Rush and Joaquin Phoenix in the Philip Kaufman-directed "Quills" for Fox Searchlight.
Warner Home Video, the first Hollywood studio to enter the world of Chinese homevideo, is looking to make a push for DVD in China this year.
Denise Lawler has been tapped as veep of creative services for Fine Line Features.