Director Stephen Herek is close to a deal to develop Paramount's vidgame-based actioner "Tomb Raider," which the studio hopes to turn into an event film for release next summer.
The New York Mets are off to a solid ratings start on WPIX, while their Bronx competish continues to do well on WNYW.
Actress Renee Zellweger, who paired with Tom Cruise in "Jerry Maguire," is near a deal to star as the object of Jim Carrey's affection in the Farrelly brothers' "Me, Myself and Irene" for 20th…
Oscar-winning screenwriter Marc Norman ("Shakespeare in Love") and nominees Scott Frank ("Out of Sight") and Robert Rodat ("Saving Private Ryan") are set to take part in the Writers Guild…
Pax TV has unveiled the first of its original shows for the fall, the primetime family drama "Hope Island," a co-prod with Canada's Lions Gate TV.
FROM MIP TVHollywood TV shows seem to have lost their hold on international audiences -- and there's now some compelling data to prove it.
The musical revue "Fosse" and the revival of Eugene O'Neill's "The Iceman Cometh" led the nominations for the Outer Critics Circle awards.
Fox's "The Family Guy'' is off to a good start in its enviable Sunday timeslot, hammocked between "The Simpsons'' and "The X-Files,'' though "Guy'' didn't quite measure up to the standards set during…
Box office earnings have dropped by $57 million in the first quarter of 1999 compared to the same period last year, according to researcher EDI.
Manuel "Rod" Rodriguez has been upped to senior veep and general sales manager for Buena Vista Pictures Distribution, the first order of business for Buena Vista Distribution's newly implanted prexy…
In a major shakeup at HBO, HBO Pictures president John Matoian is out and original programming chief Chris Albrecht will expand his terrain to include the cable web's original movie production.