And now for Evel Knievel's latest stunt: The famed thrill-seeker has signed on as color commentator of UPN's upcoming stunt reality series "I Dare You! The Ultimate Challenge."
Pioneer Entertainment has inked a homevideo distrib deal with Regent Entertainment. The pact's frosh effort is the video release of Regent's William Shatner starrer "Free Enterprise," currently in…
Matthew McConaughey is in negotiations to star opposite Jennifer Lopez in the $35 million-budgeted Destination Films/ Tapestry Films romantic comedy "The Wedding Planner."
UNITED KINGDOM BSkyB has taken a 10% stake in leading U.K. games company Gameplay.com for £10.6 million ($17 million), the satcaster’s first major move into online gaming. At the same time, BSkyB has…
Universal Music & Video Distribution has named three execs to new roles in its associated labels, sales and artist development sectors.
The premiere of Alan Rudolph's "Trixie" has been added to the Sundance Film Festival lineup.
The Romans have finally appointed a new emperor: John Hyde has been tapped as prexy-CEO of toon house Film Roman.
A weekend snowball fight pitted Disney against Warner Bros. Mouse House claimed a third straight weekly crown, estimating take for "Toy Story 2" at $18.7 million. Warners insisted its "The Green…
Disney's Internet arm Go.com lost $1.06 billion in fiscal 1999, the media conglom said in a report filed Friday with the Securities Exchange Commission.
Robert Tercek is leaving his post as senior veep of digital media at Columbia TriStar Television to join PacketVideo Corp. as prexy of programming to focus on developing handheld devices as a new…
In a year that saw no clear-cut favorites going into the voting, Michael Mann's tobacco biz expose "The Insider" emerged as the big winner with the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn., copping four…
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