Former "Seinfeld" scribe Carol Leifer has prevailed in a lawsuit that accused her of lifting an idea from a short film for the subplot of an episode of the hit NBC sitcom.
In the wake of talkshow host Michael Jackson's ouster last week from his longtime weekday morning post at KABC, the station's prexy and G.M., Maureen Lesourd, reportedly was thrown off-guard…
International exhibitors and senior distribution execs from the Hollywood studios gave Cinema Expo Intl. a resounding thumbs up on Wednesday as the sixth edition of the exhibition trade fair wound…
With reports from Nancy Tartaglione and Cecilia Zecchinelli.
TNT has set a 10:30 p.m. Aug. 7 launch date for "Rough Cut," a weekly half-hour magazine series devoted to insider news and discussion about the film industry.
Death Row Records co-founder Marion (Suge) Knight must answer questions about the label's finances when attorneys interview him in prison next month, a judge ruled.
Rick Ludwin, NBC senior VP of specials, primetime series and latenight, has inked a multiyear renewal of his contract with the Peacock web.
The cry that Hollywood was corrupting the morals of young people did not die with Bob Dole's 1996 presidential campaign.
Saban Entertainment has bumped Rodd Feingold to VP, physical production. He’ll be responsible for all financial controls over the company’s live-action TV productions. Feingold joined Saban in 1993…
Andrew Varela will launch a new Los Angeles-based division of Western Intl. Media called Western Product Placement.
UCLA film grad student David Straus should fit right in with the overachievers of Hollywood.