Networks would be able to boost the national coverage of their owned stations to 50% and the FCC would need a super-majority to impose any new regulatory burdens on broadcasters, under a bill drafted…
Ridley and Tony Scott's Scott Free Prods. has optioned Robert Humphrey Jyde's 1998 Nicholl Fellowship winning script "Jelly Babies," for a low- against mid-six figures.
Twentieth Century Fox's "The Thin Red Line" kept the enemy at bay in its third week on top of the exclusives roster. Terrence Malick's World War II epic conquered $181,663 in eight sorties on both…
Good-to-grand debuts by "Enemy of the State" in eight markets and a full-throated foreign preem in the U.K. by the Oscar-fancied "Little Voice" put some steel into a generally flaccid frame last…
Yelena Garofolo has been upped to senior veep of corporate marketing and advertising for Warner Bros., where she'll oversee marketing efforts for WB's syndie arm and Warner Bros. TV Animation, among…
NABET on Monday agreed to a key ABC demand, signaling a "major step" toward resolution of the 11-week lockout, according to one web rep. In a significant shift in position, John Krieger, chief…
In what is believed to be the largest such policy ever written for an independently financed film, International Film Guarantors has inked a completion bond for Beacon Pictures' $100 million Arnold…
SFX Entertainment reported Monday that its music operations have landed in Chicago, the only top 10 markets in which the promoter, producer and venue operator of live entertainment lacked a presence.
Seeking to narrow the issues for trial, both Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Sony Pictures Entertainment filed motions for summary judgment Monday in their lawsuit over the right to make James Bond films.
EMI may acquire London Records, the quasi-indie label that is home to the popular girl group All Saints and was distributed by Polygram, the music major now being folded into Universal Music Group.
A former California Supreme Court judge has concluded that there was "intentional wrongdoing" during ballot-counting in an internal Screen Actors Guild election.