On the face of it, Peter Cattaneo's "The Full Monty" and John Madden's "Mrs. Brown" represent the twin stereotypes of low-budget British filmmaking.
A&E has upped Michael Cascio to VP of programming from VP of documentary programming. In the new post, Cascio will develop and implement the network's overall programming strategy as well as continue…
Ending months of speculation, Polygram announced Monday that Andre Harrell resigned from his post as prexy and CEO of Motown Records, effective immediately.
At Saturday’s “G.I. Jane” sneak preview, the percentage of audience members who rated the film excellent or very good was in the mid-80s to low-90s. This figure was wrong in Monday’s box office…
Comcast Corp. lost $37.8 million in its second quarter ended June 30, it said Monday, compared with a profit of $16.8 million a year earlier.
Lela Rochon, who recently completed work as the female lead in the Jean Claude Van Damme feature "Knockoff," has been cast as a principal in "The Ruby Bridges Story" for ABC, her first project for…
More than 400 million copies of Elvis Presley albums have been sold outside of the U.S., according to RCA Records and BMG Entertainment Intl. execs.
In the first step toward a restructuring of Universal TV's comedy development department, the studio known for its distinctive dramas has tapped Disney TV veteran David Kissinger to lead the effort…
Recently launched Latino animation web Locomotion rolled out its new fall primetime schedule Monday.
Sony Pictures Classics' "In the Company of Men" rebuffed overtures from October's "Career Girls" to remain on top of the exclusives roster for the second week.
Universal Concerts has purchased Denver-based Fey Concerts, the region's top concert promotion firm, by acquiring the 50% interest held by owner Barry Fey. The pact further enhances Universal's…