Frosh NBC hours "Third Watch," "The West Wing" and "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" will all be back next season, giving the Peacock its best renewal rate for first-year dramas since 1987.
Ving Rhames ("Pulp Fiction") will play a drag queen opposite Alfre Woodard ("Down in the Delta") as a drug-addicted mother in "Holiday Heart," a Showtime original movie slated to premiere in late…
Music print publisher Hal Leonard Corp. has acquired a majority interest in film and theater imprint Applause Books.
Staged explosions, sirens and searchlights startled movie theater owners from their deli plates Thursday as 20th Century Fox gave a packed ShoWest banquet hall a taste of "Titan A.E.," a…
HBO is developing "The Education of Ricky Rush," a comedy series pilot from Forest Whitaker's Spirit Dance Entertainment.
Lions Gate Films has acquired the worldwide distribution rights to John Blanchard's teen horror spoof "I Know What You Screamed Last Summer." Produced by Stephen Nemeth's Rhino Films, the comedy…
Endeavor has gone prospecting for literary properties north of the border, landing an exclusive deal to rep Random House of Canada worldwide in all areas of entertainment.
Warner Bros.-based Jerry Weintraub Prods. has acquired the comedy spec "Day Trader" for what sources said is low against mid-six figures.
Hometown: New York City Favorite thing about the biz: “The acting itself. It’s what I’m passionate about.” Least favorite: “The number of auditions before they make a decision.” Where you might have…
ASCAP and Launch Media's Online Music Group, a network of 25 music-related Web sites, have linked to share content, ad sales and eventually Webcast performances by ASCAP members.
Responding to ongoing criticism over how the Emmys are selected, the TV academy will allow at-home voting this year. The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences board approved the rule change Wednesday…
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