After victories in both the House and the Senate, the entertainment industries are now worried that Congress may end the current legislative session without giving the necessary final approval to two…
The buyer of Polygram Filmed Entertainment will need to inject $400 million into the film studio in 1999, and at least another $120 million in 2000, to maintain PFE's current business plan, according…
Sony Pictures Releasing's "Stepmom" will get its industry premiere at the ShowEast exhibitors convention in Atlantic City this October.
Two months after taking up with its new sugar daddy, Cablevision Systems, the Broadway musical "The Scarlet Pimpernel" is getting a nose job and a fanny tuck, and hiring itself some new help.
Carlton Communications is negotiating to buy Arsenal soccer club for a reported $459 million, hot on the heels of Rupert Murdoch's agreeing to buy Manchester United soccer club for $1.04 billion…
Danny Aiello, Cathy Moriarty, Paul Sorvino and young newcomer Frankie have joined Kathleen Turner in the cast of Seagal/Nasso Prods.' family pic "Prince of Central Park," which recently started…
Former Star TV and Television New Zealand executive Julian Mounter has moved into the hot seat as chief exec of the Seven Network, replacing Gary Rice who ankled Tuesday.
Russell Crowe is near a deal to star for director Ridley Scott in "Gladiator," an epic-sized film on the order of "Ben-Hur" and "Spartacus" set in the Roman chariot days. The film will be financed by…
NBC's "Dateline" juggernaut -- which already airs five times a week -- may soon spawn a spinoff.
Showbiz stocks sagged along with the overall market Thursday, although Polygram, which is being bought by Seagram, bucked the trend by rising 1.5% to close within striking range of its acquisition…