Billy Crudup, who made his film debut in Barry Levinson's "Sleepers," will star with Woody Harrelson in Stephen Frears' "HiLo Country" for Polygram's Working Title Films.
German entertainer Thomas Gottschalk has inked an exclusive deal with Disney to host a series of TV shows produced by Buena Vista in Germany, and will appear in Disney feature films.
ABC Entertainment president Jamie Tarses and new entertainment chairman Stu Bloomberg, both showed up Monday at the Television Critics Assn. press tour in Pasadena, but they won't formally address…
Showtime Networks has bumped Frank Pintauro to senior VP and senior creative director of creative services, and named Dan Bragg VP and senior creative director, on-air promotion, of creative…
Buena Vista Television and Planet 24 Prods. have tapped U.K. TV veteran Stephen Stewart as director of the upcoming syndie latenight strip "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show."
Members of the House and Senate Commerce Committees have not only agreed to lend billions of dollars of spectrum to broadcasters for free, they also have proposed sunsetting the decades-old ban on…
In a sizzling weekend frame at the overseas B.O., dinosaurs conquered the U.K., Sony's merry men in black blitzed Taiwan and Argentina, and Batman and his sidekick continued on a tear.
The Empire State Development Corp., with the help of the Motion Picture Assn. of America, has published a comprehensive guide to the tax advantages of filming in New York.
Grupo Argos last week inaugurated its new studio facility just outside the capital, and the extra space should help broadcaster TV Azteca step up its rate of production.
"Know It Alls," the local-color gameshow format developed by Brandon Tartikoff, is on a roll in the heartland.
Nickelodeon plans to begin rolling out Aug. 23 the first new installments in four years of its popular cartoon series "Rugrats," with 13 original episodes to run during the coming season and a total…