The Theater Authority, a 65-year-old organization that helps needy actors, is calling for a performers' boycott of the upcoming Children's Miracle Network telethon in the wake of a dispute between…
Upstart wireless cable company Look Communications has entered into a C$550 million ($375 million) merger agreement with Internet service provider ID Internet Direct Ltd., the companies announced…
Taking advantage of professional wrestling's increasingly prominent position in showbiz, World Wrestling Federation owner Vince McMahon is planning to take the company public in a deal expected to…
The Eye will try to retain its status as America's most-watched network next season with a sked that shakes up several nights while taking few big risks.
Though the panel included scribes from North America, Europe and India, all had remarkably similar comments about the difficulties of penning scripts. “Writers continue to be the Rodney Dangerfields…
"Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" might have opened to the public Wednesday, but it won't be playing the showbiz "guild" circuit until weeks from now.
U.K. indie TV production house OR Media has announced its first foray into the feature film biz with the $10 million historical epic "Soul Stealer."
TF1 Intl., the film sales arm of France’s TF1 television group, has taken all rights outside Germany, Italy and Benelux to Gerard Corbiau’s upcoming “The King Is Dancing.” The pic, tentatively…
Hollywood may symbolize the movie industry around the world, but -- for the time being at least -- it's getting harder for studios to show their movies there.
Val Kilmer is near a deal to topline the Warner Bros./Village Roadshow co-production "Mars" (formerly titled "Alone"), putting the project on the launchpad for an early fall takeoff. Kilmer's deal is…