Primedia magazine and Internet group prexy-CEO John Loughlin has been named exec VP at Primedia Inc., publisher of Seventeen, New York magazine and Modern Bride.
The WB has made a put pilot commitment to Bill Bellamy, inking the comic-thesp to develop and star in a comedy for the 2001-02 season.
Scores of European producers from around the continent showed up at the Medienforum's Intl. Co-Production Market Sunday looking for attractive funding prospects and underscoring Germany's role as…
As the ink dries on the long-anticipated agreement to merge Trimark Holdings into Lions Gate Entertainment, the Trimark majority-owned Web site CinemaNow has emerged as a potential destination for…
The contours of Joe Roth's company have finally taken shape -- and they are revolutionary. In a unique arrangement, the former Walt Disney Studios topper has attracted a handful of deep-pocketed…
Jason Lee has been cast in Barry Sonnenfeld's ensemble comedy "Big Trouble," which is toplined by Tim Allen and Rene Russo.
Former "Mad About You" and "Seinfeld" scribe Larry Charles has inked a deal to serve as exec producer of Fox's midseason laffer "The Tick."
The European Commission is coming under increasing pressure to conduct a full antitrust investigation into a proposed $20 billion merger between Warner Music and the EMI Group. Composers from five…
A&E has bought the reruns of Twentieth TV's "Murder One" courtroom-drama series produced by Stephen Bochco, which developed a cult following during its season and a half on ABC between 1995 and 1997.
The Filmmakers Alliance has chosen the lineup for its third annual screening of its choices for best films of 1999-2000. Event will be held in conjunction with the first Vision Awards, this inaugural…
Procter & Gamble, bent on shaking up the skidding ratings of its 48-year-old "The Guiding Light" CBS daytime soap, has hired veteran Claire Labine to take over as head writer.