The Sci-Fi Channel has picked up the Francis Ford Coppola-produced original skein "First Wave" for a March premiere.
"This Is Our Youth" is growing up fast, as the Kenneth Lonergan play heads to the Minetta Lane Theater for a commercial Off Broadway run produced by Barry and Fran Weissler.
Andrew Lloyd Webber is using a dispute with Polygram over the pop music single "No Matter What" as leverage in his attempts to buy back the 30% of his company, the Really Useful Group, that is owned…
Fox didn't win the November sweeps, but that's not stopping the wily web from claiming victory anyway.
"South Park" creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone have applied to become co-presidents of Comedy Central to replace the cabler's current prexy, Doug Herzog, who will become Fox's president of…
German telecommunications giant Deutsche Telekom will launch its own digital pay TV package on April 1, 1999.
Could San Francisco lawyer Sheldon Siegel be another Scott Turow or John Grisham? Bantam certainly hopes so, having offered a whopping $850,000 Wednesday for Siegel's first novel, the legal thriller…
Nickelodeon president Herb Scannell has joined the Television Council at USC's School of Cinema-Television.
FROM THE WESTERN CABLE SHOWCable TV's heavyweights opened the Western Cable Show Wednesday with a broadside salvo against federal regulators, warning that government interference poses the biggest…
German commercial web ProSieben said Wednesday that it has acquired the rights to more than 20 films from Berlin-based production company Senator Film AG.