In an unusual move meant to convey network stability, CBS on Tuesday renewed nine entertainment series and three newsmags for next season, meaning at least nine hours of its primetime schedule will…
Nick Cassavetes has entered the revolving door that takes Hollywood directors on short Madison Avenue stints by becoming the latest to sign on with Creative Film Management International.
FROM THE AMERICAN FILM FESTIVALBackstopper Intl. Film Guarantors (IFG) has pacted to bond three upcoming Intermedia projects: "Company Man," "Love's Labour's Lost" and "Whatever Happened to Harold…
Alliance Atlantis Communications posted only a modest gain in revenue and a small dip in earnings for the first full quarter reflecting the merged operations of Alliance and Atlantis.
Tony Award-winning theater director Jose Quintero, whose landmark productions of Eugene O'Neill dramas renewed interest in one of America's greatest playwrights, died Friday of cancer at Sloan…
Brad Krevoy and the Motion Picture Corp. of America have acquired Charlie Peters' comedy spec script "Bass Hole" for a six-figure advance against a potential $1 million payday if the film gets made.
A $25.9 million profit on the sale of its interest in Gemstar International swung Spelling Entertainment Group to a $20 million profit in the fourth quarter, it said Thursday, compared with a loss of…
Eighties rock icon Billy Idol will provide the lead voice in Sceneries Entertainment's animated feature "Heavy Metal: F.A.K.K. 2."
Standard & Poor's raised its debt ratings Monday on two properties slated for capital infusions from major cabler Adelphia Communications Corp.
DreamWorks has picked up an untitled comedy pitch by writers Phil Hay and Matt Manfredi that will be developed as a starring vehicle for "Rush Hour" star Jackie Chan.