Director E.D. Maytum is putting together a $1.1 million indie pic called "The Wintry Fever" about a young man trying to jumpstart his life.
Viacom's MTV Networks will spin off its online music venture into a separate publicly traded company in the next nine to 15 months, MTV chairman Tom Freston revealed Thursday, in the wake of an…
Spyglass Entertainment has inked a new equity partner, Portugal's media conglomerate Lusomundo. The deal includes a five-year pact to distribute Spyglass product throughout Portugal.
Long-touted legislation forcing Oz feevee drama channels to spend a minimum 10% of annual programming expenditure on new local drama production is likely to be tabled in Parliament next month. The…
Netlet UPN officially took the wraps off Thursday on a new lineup designed to repair the damage from last year's ill-fated attempt to reach a broad audience while solidifying its budding image as a…
Michael Ovitz will make his first foray onto the Internet this summer with CheckOut.com, a Web site that will sell videos, music and videogames, while promoting the artists behind the goods. Ovitz…
Dimension Films has signed a worldwide, first-look production deal with comic book publishing and film production company Platinum Studios.
CBS Television Stations president Jonathan Klein has decided to retire from the company and could announce his decision as early as today, Eye web insiders said.
Before sweeps viewers say goodbye to Joan, Cleopatra, Noah, the Unicorn Killer, Dr. Quinn and Michael Landon. they're in for one more week of event programming, series stunting and primetime…
During a two-hour, stand-up performance in front of 950 stockholders, Time Warner chairman and CEO Gerald M. Levin laid out his vision for the company as a "blue-chip, high-growth, values-driven"…
A deal is imminent for "Ally McBeal" star Calista Flockhart to topline "A Gaggle of Saints," a series of one-act plays penned by helmer-writer Neil LaBute.