Fox has canceled its sitcom "Holding the Baby," while NBC has completed production on the original 13 episodes of Paramount's Nathan Lane comedy "Encore! Encore!" and has decided not to pick up the…
American Interactive Media has inked a deal with Dick Clark's United Stations Radio Network to syndicate its online comedy programming broadcast through its 24-hour ComedyNet Web site to 2,500…
Burying the hatchet after their recent fallout, Jersey Shore and October Films announced two greenlit features Wednesday that Jersey will produce and October will distribute and market.
Universal Studios Recreation Group has made another move in its challenge to Orlando's Disney World by buying 2,000 acres -- three square miles -- of land in central Florida.
Thirteen screenwriters have been tapped to fine-tune their film projects at the Screenwriters Lab at the Sundance Institute from Jan. 15-20.
All five Japanese commercial terrestrial networks have officially greenlit their respective satellite DTH ventures with shareholders meetings in the last few days approving the launch of their…
In yet another round of reshuffling at Universal, this time on the international TV side, Peter Hughes and Steven Jarmus have been tapped as exec VPs and co-heads of Universal International…
Standard & Poors upgraded CBS Corp.'s credit rating Wednesday in the wake of the $2.9 billion Infinity Broadcasting initial public offering last week that halved the Eye's debt load.
In an attempt to milk more value out of the telefilms it airs, CBS has developed an economic model for dealing with outside suppliers that includes taking control of domestic distribution away from…
The New York Film Critics Circle on Wednesday followed its L.A. brethren by naming Steven Spielberg's "Saving Private Ryan" the year's best picture. "Ryan" wasn't the only World War II epic to score…
For the fourth consecutive week, country singer Garth Brooks' "Double Live" album was the bestselling album in the nation, going home with nearly 451,000 fans, according to sales data released…