Natasha Lyonne ("Slums of Beverly Hills") has inked to star in "Confessions of a Trickbaby" for the Kushner-Locke Co.
Leaders from Europe's film and TV industries called on the EU to continue to impose quotas on non-European movies and TV shows and to beef up subsidies to the sector.
Cumulus Media announced Monday that same-station revenues jumped 25.5% in the third quarter to $13.6 million on a 43.1% increase in same-station broadcast cash flow (station operating income, plus…
Emily Torchia, a film publicist who worked at MGM during Hollywood’s Golden Age and served as a publicist until her retirement in 1980, died Oct. 7 of congestive heart failure at Daniel Freeman…
Polsat, the leading commercial channel in Poland, launched its first inhouse sitcom to approving viewers.
Length is everything in the porn biz, even if it's only two minutes, which is why New Line Pictures was able to skirt its stiff contract with cablecaster Starz and sell the pay TV rights for "Boogie…
New Line's "Pleasantville" and Warner Bros.' "Practical Magic" were front-runners in the hotly contested weekend box office derby that many observers agreed was simply too close to call.
CDnow and N2K, two leaders in online music retailing, have agreed to merge in a deal worth $101 million. The new entity, which will bear the CDnow moniker, will boast the largest inventory of music…
NBC has given a back-nine order to its frosh laffer "Jesse," making the Warner Bros. sitcom the second member of the Peacock's Class of '98 to get a full-season order this fall.
Hollywood likes 'em young. According to a new study commissioned by the Writers Guild of America, scribes in features and TV have grown steadily younger.
Aussie film and TV producer-distrib Becker Entertainment has received a A$5 million ($3 million) lifeline from private investor Australian Media and Communications Fund.