Actor and comedian Jim Belushi has signed on to create 13 animated Webisodes of "The Greedy Show" for Shockwave.com, it was announced Friday at the World Animation Celebration.
Denis Leroy has been tapped production executive for Europe at Warner Bros. Intl. TV, and will be responsible for the overall management of all production-related issues in Europe for both…
The waltz between Vivendi head Jean-Marie Messier and Rupert Murdoch continued Monday, Messier taking two steps forward and one step back in his pronouncements on Platco.
Michael Sergio's "Under Hellgate Bridge," starring Jonathan LaPaglia (UPN's "Seven Days"), and Dominic Chianese and Vincent Pastore (both of "The Sopranos"), will open the 31st annual Nashville…
Jim Carrey has answered the call of director Joel Schumacher and Fox 2000 and is negotiating to star in "Phone Booth," the drama about a man who picks up a ringing phone and is told he'll be shot if…
Julie Corman, prexy of Trinity Pictures, has been named chair of NYU's Graduate Film and Television Department in the Kanbar Institute of Film and Television.
The National Basketball Assn., which is beefing up its NBA.com Web site, has signed a multiyear deal with America Online.
Tearaway foreign preems by "Mission: Impossible 2" plus Jackie Chan's starpower in Asia and lucrative business from "Gladiator" kept the foreign B.O. at a generally high altitude last weekend.
United Pan-Europe Communications and Telewest are believed to be poised to sign off on a share swap that would partner the two cablers in the European market.
In a departure that could significantly reshuffle the Hollywood talent agency pecking order, Steve Dontanville has decided to ankle International Creative Management after 17 years with the…
Lowell Thomas and friends got a dusting-off on Friday for a special Cinerama Day at the 26th annual Seattle International Film Festival.