Film and television production company Tijori Films is scouting Hollywood stars and an international co-producer for "1984 -- Black October."
Comedian DeRay is trading in those freezing Chicago winters for sunny L.A. as Disney and ABC have inked the Chi comic to a six-figure development deal.
The Assn. of American Publishers released recommendations for ebook standards Monday in an attempt to avoid the mess surrounding the music industry's leap into the digital world.
There's a bidding war in Japan for the free-TV rights to Paramount's movies, following a keenly contested race for Warner Bros. product.
Star TV is to enter the direct-to-home TV biz with P.K. Mittal's Music Broadcast. Latter holds the license to FM radio stations in several cities.
Jim Miller, USA Network's recently named head of original programming, hopes three is the magic number. Miller has restructured and expanded the cabler's original programming division and reorganized…
The Royal National Theater stood tall at Monday's Evening Standard Theater Awards, taking prizes in five out of nine categories. The lunchtime ceremony at the Savoy Hotel honored London theater…
TNN (the National Network) will boldly go where no one has gone before: The general entertainment cabler has acquired the cable rights to three "Star Trek" series from the 1980s and '90s, as well as…
It has wowed filmgoers and critics worldwide for much of 2000. But is "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" an across-the-board Oscar threat? Oscar watchers seem evenly divided, with both supporters and…
Kerry Packer's Nine Network Entertainment India has signed a deal with India's Balaji Telefilms under which the former will hold a 20% stake in the latter.
In a dramatic move late Monday, the board of ReplayTV decided to can chairman and CEO Kim LeMasters, eliminate nearly half the company's staff and essentially get out of the consumer market. Replay…