Encore Channel will launch its first original series in March, offering profiles of contemporary film directors including Sydney Pollack, James Cameron, John Frankenheimer and Ron Howard.
As BVI's "Mulan" passed a worldwide tally of $300 million (with a foreign cume of $180.2 million and a domestic total of $120.6 million), stablemate "A Bug's Life" reached $57.1 million on its…
Solomon TV script ‘Unbelievable’ Columbia TriStar TV has paid “Men in Black” screenwriter Ed Solomon a pricey $250,000-$350,000 to pen a new TV comedy script set up at Fox. Solomon’s over-the-top…
In a move that raised eyebrows on Wall Street, Paxson Communications said Monday it has reached an agreement to sell its remaining minority interest in the Travel Channel to Discovery Communications…
Lauryn Hill, Alanis Morissette, and Vince Gill are skedded to perform at the 41st annual Grammy awards.
Stephen Basil-Jones, Australian managing director of Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl., will now also be responsible for New Zealand.
Inking for its second project with the writing duo, Morgan Creek Prods. has picked up Mark Gibson and Phillip Halprin's comedy pitch, "Babus Americanus."
IBM and the five biggest record companies announced they will test selling albums directly to consumers via the Internet, but the venture's success is dependent on something the six companies cannot…
Say good-bye to another "Monday Night Football" vet: Longtime commentator Frank Gifford is expected to ankle ABC's primetime pigskin franchise completely next season, ending a 28-year association…
MPH Entertainment has named Erica Gerard production executive. In her new position, Gerard will manage all aspects of film and television production and oversee the company’s nonstandard formats…
Longtime local news anchor Larry Carroll was indicted Monday on charges of fraud and six other criminal counts following a three-month undercover investigation by the San Bernardino County sheriff's…