Richard Chamberlain has gone from "Shogun" to show tunes. The TV thesp will be Capt. von Trapp in Broadway's "The Sound of Music" starting March 9 and join a soon-to-be-formed road company for a…
Odyssey Channel prexy and CEO Margaret Loesch has brought Len Marino into the company as her first new hire.
Stratosphere president Paul Cohen has ankled the specialized distribution company he founded with corporate raider Carl Icahn just 15 months ago.
A Screen Actors Guild committee announced Monday it found no anomalies in a recent election of New York-based candidates for the guild's national board.
Primetime and daytime TV significantly under-represents large segments of the U.S. population, including women, Hispanics, Asian-Pacific Americans, Native Americans, the disabled and seniors, a…
Court TV, seeking to increase its visibility to harvest better ratings, has joined with Disney's Touchstone Pictures to produce 3-1/2 hours of programming during the week of Jan. 4 on the court case…
The Film Information Council on Wednesday said that as of Dec. 31, it will dissolve, with its executive committee forming a new association that "reflects more of today's trends and needs for busy…
That Touchstone would have a www.civilaction.com Web site to promote its John Travolta starrer is no surprise. But two other similarly named sites riding the "A Civil Action" moniker are a bit out of…
Live coverage of raging battles in Washington and Iraq resulted in predictable viewership spikes for broadcasters Saturday -- though it was CBS that ended up sacking the competish with its broadcast…
Universal Pictures will co-finance and co-distribute Castle Rock Entertainment product, a move which represents U's first significant commitment to one of Polygram Filmed Entertainment's production…
Those furry, friendly busybodies from Blighty, the Teletubbies, are all set to waddle south-of-the-border, courtesy of Discovery Kids Latin America and a slew of local broadcasters.