Theaters in London's West End are now a £1 billion ($1.6 billion) industry that are more popular than soccer games in the capital, a study showed on Wednesday.
With soccer fever still gripping post-World Cup France, the country has launched its first cable and satellite sports news channel with a second to follow at the end of August.
Geena Davis has inked to star in "Stuart Little" at Columbia Pictures under Rob Minkoff's ("The Lion King") direction. Pic is being produced by Doug Wick and his Sony-based Red Wagon Prods. Exec…
Canadian broadcaster CanWest Global Communications has emerged as a surprise contender to buy Rysher Entertainment from Atlanta-based Cox Enterprises.
Jerry Mickelson, chairman of JAMTV Network, operators of the Internet music site Rolling Stone Network, has been tapped to co-host "Creating the Buzz, the Role of Web-Based Music Content," a panel…
Salma Hayek, Lauren Holly, Renee Zellweger and Bonnie Hunt will take turns hosting a three-day theatrical program this weekend in Beverly Hills to benefit Voices in Harmony, a youth mentoring program…
German media giant the Kirch Group has appointed Dieter Hahn as vice chairman of the board of managing directors, putting him directly below chairman and proprietor Leo Kirch and above the Kirch…
Working Title Films has acquired feature remake rights to the Danish short "David's Book," for producers Keith Samples and Jim Burke.
Marv Albert, who went through what he calls a "nightmare" of tabloid headlines last year over lurid sex allegations, has signed a three-year deal with the Madison Square Garden cable network to host…
CBS Sports has signed a two-year agreement to broadcast the first and third games of the American Basketball League Championship Series beginning in 1999.
The soundtrack to "Armageddon" was the bestselling album in the nation for the second consecutive week, with more than 236,000 copies going home with consumers, according to sales data released…