Two hefty, high-tech Nasdaq-listed companies, Microsoft and Intel, muscled their way onto the Dow Jones Industrial Average in a major, and some say long overdue, shakeup of the venerable 103-year-old…
Jim Ritts, CEO of Digital Entertainment Network, was tapped Tuesday to take on the position of chairman as well, replacing co-founder Marc Collins-Rector, who is ankling his post at the Netcaster to…
It was about as far from a heavyweight classic as a fight could be, but the one-round, no-contest match between Mike Tyson and Orlin Norris last Saturday catapulted Showtime to a knockout 10.5 rating…
Miramax Films has optioned the feature film and publishing rights to Thomas Wheeler's fantasy-adventure manuscript "The Arcanum."
In yet another housekeeping move to organize its Web efforts, MTV Networks Online on Tuesday said it has created Nickelodeon Online, a portfolio of Web properties targeting children aged 2 to 11.
Forty-seven years ago Tuesday -- the day Hattie McDaniel died -- the actress' wish to be buried in Hollywood was denied due to racism.
The highest-paid entertainer in nightclub history has done it again. Wayne Newton, 57, inked an exclusive contract with the Stardust Hotel and Casino to be its headliner for a reported $250 million…
Just 24 hours before "The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc" hit French screens, director Luc Besson appeared to be rethinking his relationship with the pic's producer, Gaumont.
Celia Fischer, a graduate student at UCLA's School of Theater, Film & Television, has taken first prize in the Samuel Goldwyn Writing Awards for her screenplay "Bottomfeeders."
Pierre Lampron is ankling his position as president of Quebec cultural funder Sodec to take over as president of TV5. He will begin the new job Dec. 1. Sodec has yet to announce a replacement for…
Two rival powerhouse international TV producers, Dutch-based Endemol and British-based Pearson, are reportedly talking about ways to work together.
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