Will Oprah take a dose of Oxygen? Oprah Winfrey's Harpo Prods. is in the early stages of talks to provide programming for Oxygen, the new femme-oriented cabler in the works from Geraldine Laybourne's…
After more than a year suspended from professional boxing, former heavyweight champ Mike Tyson will make his return to the ring in a pay-per-view bout on Jan. 16 against Francois Botha.
A monthly short-film fest dedicated to introducing the work of independent directors to the Los Angeles community kicks off Sunday. Known as Hollywood Shorts, the event's organizers plan to accept…
Rupert Murdoch's rationale for creating Fox Entertainment Group as a separate company was highlighted Thursday when Fox's parent, News Corp., reported 18% lower net profit of $196 million for the…
MTV has signed a development deal with Adam Tyler, a young producer who created "The Cut," currently on the music cabler.
More than a dozen Fox O&Os have picked up MGM's "National Enquirer" syndie strip, paving the way for the tabmag spinoff to bow nationally next fall.
Elton John has agreed to compose his first feature-length score in 26 years, for Albert Brooks' "The Muse."
Canadian feature-pic production company Lux Films, which was acquired by Behaviour Communications 18 months ago, has unveiled its first production slate since the takeover, and its highest-profile…
The Food Network, which has doubled its subscriber base and tripled viewership in the last two years, has eased out president-CEO Erica Gruen and replaced her with Eric Ober, a former prexy of CBS…
Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset has offered former golden boy and Berlusconi protege Roberto Giovalli a newly created role as senior executive for programming at flagship Canale 5. Giovalli is expected…