The no-longer fledgling WB Network on Tuesday officially took the wraps off a 1999-2000 sked that, while chiefly aimed at spreading the net's boffo success with youth-aimed dramas to five nights…
Phoenix Pictures and Nick Nolte’s Kingsgate Films have teamed to develop an HBO anthology series about selected Congressional Medal of Honor winners. Project is being developed as three hour-long…
While welcoming NBC's decision to cut back on its cookie-cutter comedies, Madison Avenue insiders are withholding judgment on whether the net's new fall sked will do enough to reverse its recent…
ABC is moving several hit comedies to bolster its Tuesday lineup without "Home Improvement," and the web will dip its toe into the Thursday comedy business.
Miramax Films has extended its first-look writing and producing agreement with Lucky Gold.
Longtime Boneau/Bryan-Brown staffers John Barlow and Michael Hartman are leaving Broadway's largest and most powerful public relations house to hang their own shingle.
Producer Arthur Sarkissian has signed a two-year, first-look deal with New Line. "Arthur introduced us to 'Rush Hour,' a project that turned into the biggest movie in New Line's history," said Jay…
Sony Corp. on Tuesday denied a report out of London saying the electronics giant was considering the partial sale of its entertainment operations as part of a plan to boost shareholder value.
International distribs here got their first peek at "Titus," in which director Julie Taymor incorporates '40s big bands, Fellini-esque hookers, motorcycles and sportscars, the lavish look of Imperial…
George Litto Pictures and Capella Intl. have formed a joint venture, Capella/Litto Intl., to handle foreign sales of pics produced by the two companies.
Mark Tusk, New Line Cinema's senior veepee of production, has reupped with the studio, Michael De Luca, prexy and chief operating officer of New Line Prods, announced. New York-based Tusk oversees…