Despite the on-going success of tabloid news show "Duro y Directo" (Hard and Direct), Televisa will end its 19-month run on Friday in a bid to reduce onscreen violence.
Sylvester Stallone and his brother Frank have settled a pair of lawsuits over the never-released film "The Good Life." Terms were not released, but Martin Singer, who represented Sylvester Stallone…
With a new chief direct from the Venice Film Festival, and ambitions to re-establish its thumbprint on the fest landscape, the 1999 Taormina FilmFest (July 24-31) will field a 12-title Competition…
Newcomers Bonnie Somerville and Brad Hawkins have been tapped to star alongside a host of contemporary musicians in "Shake, Rattle & Roll," the CBS November sweeps mini tracing the evolution of rock…
Alyce Alston, publisher of the resurgent teen mag YM, is ankling to becoming publisher of Hearst's new Oprah Winfrey magazine.
"After the Truth," a controversial film about Auschwitz doctor Josef Mengele, will be the first picture to fall under the reciprocal agreement between Helkon Media and Buena Vista Intl. Germany. A…
Local cable operators have ended their standoff with Fox Sports West cablers over the fee hikes Fox is charging for an expanded slate of Los Angeles Dodgers and Anaheim Angels games this season.
After supervising the music for more than 25 films in the past three years, Good Machine's Tracy McKnight has landed in a new home where she may be just as busy.
Cabler FX has hired ex-NFL star Lawrence Taylor as color analyst for its "Toughman World Championship Series," a new weekly show featuring amateur fighters duking it out in the ring.
Cineplex Odeon is building 12 new state-of-the-art theater/entertainment complexes with 164 screens across Canada, the company announced Tuesday. The theaters, to be located in Quebec, Ontario…