New Line Television and Warner Bros.' syndie arm are teaming for the first time on a firstrun syndie hour based on the "Mortal Kombat" franchise.
After surviving two "Scream" films, actor David Arquette is in final negotiations to take his chances in Fox 2000's horror pic "Ravenous."
Off-network comedies shone, but syndie weeklies got hammered in the first full week after the November sweep, according to Nielsen's ratings report for the week ending Dec. 7.
Stephen J. Cannell, who has kept a low profile in TV over the past year, is understood to be developing a new drama series with Tribune Entertainment. "Jordan Chance" is described as a adventure…
Her new shingle at Sony Pictures Entertainment may not have a name yet, but Helen Hunt is prioritizing wisely: her company has optioned its first property, a novel by L.A. writer Michelle Huneven…
Finalists for this year's Media Access Awards of the California Governor's Committee for Employment of Disabled Persons have been announced in all categories.
A half-naked woman caused serious anxiety at the Los Angeles Times last week.
Sony Pictures' High Definition Center, bracing for markedly increased activity in 1998 (when digital TV enters public consciousness), has hired Don Miskowich as VP, business development.
King World Prods.' stock jumped $1.12 to $56.75 Tuesday after the syndie said it would split its stock two-for-one if shareholders approve an increase in the number of shares available to be issued.
Kevin Yorn has been made a full partner and is getting his name on the door at the Santa Monica-based entertainment and corporate law firm now known as Barnes Morris Wolf & Yorn.
Walt Disney Co. subsid Disney TeleVentures has upped three of its vice presidents to senior VPs.