Twentieth Century Fox has acquired a romantic comedy pitch tentatively titled "New Year's Eve" by Andrea Davis and Jeff Rothberg for Chris Columbus' 1492 Pictures.
Signaling a significant push into the Latin music marketplace, Universal Latin America has inked a joint- venture pact with top record producer Gustavo Santoalalla to launch Surco Records. The pact…
Is "Jerry Springer" in a league of his own? Not quite, but Universal TV's syndie talkshow is hot enough ratings-wise to tie with "Rosie O'Donnell" and score a record-high national Nielsen household…
William P. Clark has ankled his post as senior vice president and chief financial officer of the Spelling Entertainment Group, the company said Wednesday.
Caroline Andoscia, former prexy of Lynda Obst Prods., has joined the nascent Barry Josephson/Barry Sonnenfeld production team at Disney, the studio announced Wednesday.
Continental Cablevision founder and CEO Amos Hostetter on Wednesday quit the cable operator, now known as MediaOne, after a disagreement with the cabler's new owner US West Media Group concerning the…
After a long career as an executive, the last six years at Columbia and Sony, Mark Canton is returning to Warner Bros. ... but this time as a producer.
Evergreen Media Corp. and Chancellor Broadcasting Corp. announced Wednesday that Justice Dept. antitrust officials want more information about their plans to acquire Katz Media, an advertising sales…
Here's the dark little secret about the upcoming fall movie season: It's going to be as crowded and ruthlessly competitive as the summer. The majors are recruiting the likes of Brad Pitt, Keanu…
Belgium's biggest plex-building group Kinepolis is making plans to launch on the Brussels stock exchange as early as November.
CBS as early as today is expected to announce that CBS Entertainment president Leslie Moonves has been promoted and will assume many of the duties formerly handled by Peter Lund, the recently…