King World Prods. on Thursday reported strong third quarter earnings of $39.4 million, while revenues rose 15% to $192.7 million, helped by new syndie strips "Hollywood Squares" and "The Roseanne…
Joely Fisher is set to join the national tour of the revival of "Cabaret," taking over the role of Sally Bowles currently being played by Teri Hatcher in Chicago.
Expanding its network of U.S. partners, Munich-based entertainment house Kinowelt has acquired rights to four titles produced by Beacon Pictures.
Bill Condon, who won an Academy Award this year for his screenplay adaptation of "Gods and Monsters," will direct "Queen Bess," about the life of former Miss America Bess Myerson.
CBS will acquire a 35% stake in medical Web site publisher Medscape in exchange for $150 million worth of promotion on CBS' media properties over a seven-year period.
The folks who run the Montreal Just for Laughs Festival like to call their event "the Cannes of comedy," and there's some truth to this.
Angry at what it calls the grand schemes of Germany's giant pubcasters, the Assn. of Commercial Radio and Television (VPRT) has called for the partial privatization of the public webs.
TVN Entertainment has promoted Michele Donaldson to VP of marketing. Donaldson will be responsible for strategy, concept and implementation of TVN’s digital cable advertising campaigns, as well as…
General Electric Co. reported record second-quarter earnings Thursday, as a strong performance by NBC helped propel the conglom's earnings up 13% to $2.82 billion -- the highest quarterly profit in…
Warner Bros. is close to inking a co-production agreement with Televisa's film arm.
Working Title Films has tapped Michelle Wright as head of production and promoted Amelia Granger to the new post of literary acquisitions exec.