Walt Disney TV has signed a development deal with standup comedian Sue Costello.
Tele-Communications Intl. Inc. (TINTA) announced Monday the signing of a definitive agreement to sell half its stake in Argentine cable company CableVision for $210 million to CEI Citicorp Holdings…
Fox Searchlight's "The Ice Storm" solidified its position on top of the exclusives roster. Ang Lee's adaptation of Rick Moody's novel about two Connecticut families rang up $99,383 on three Gotham…
MTV and Planet Hollywood are reportedly set to partner in a multi-million dollar entertainment complex in London's Soho district.
Granite Broadcasting stepped up its station acquisition activity Monday with the purchase of KOFY San Francisco, its second affiliate of the WB netlet, for $174 million.
The $13.2 million debut of Paramount’s Morgan Freeman starrer “Kiss the Girls,” plus a strong hold from 20th Century Fox’s sophomore “Soul Food,” helped push the weekend to a felicitous $67.4 million…
Yoram Gross-Village Roadshow, an Aussie-based animation studio, has inked a co-production alliance with EM.TV & Merchandising, a Munich-based distribution and merchandising company, and will partner…
Twentieth Century Fox has acquired Wayne Kramer's spec, "Mindhunters" for a low six- against mid-six-figure sum.
Independent auteur Roger Corman will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Casting Society of America (CSA) at a Nov. 12 midday ceremony at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.
Playboy Entertainment Group has launched a channel in Scandinavia through ViaSat, a direct-to-home service owned and operated by the Modern Times Group in Stockholm. The deal was sealed during last…
Gramercy Pictures' "Bean" will open the first annual New York Comedy Film Festival, which will run from Oct. 23-26 at the New York Film Academy. Directed by Mel Smith, "Bean" stars U.K. comic Rowan…