Disney Telefilms has signed Mia Farrow to star in a two-hour "The Wonderful World of Disney" Sunday telepic for ABC.
Karlovy Vary will cap its 32nd edition, which runs July 4-12, with a lifetime contribution award to Czech favorite son Milos Forman at a closing-night screening of "Amadeus."
The strongest NBA playoff ratings in four years has fed NBC an easy lay-up of a victory in primetime Nielsens for the June 2-8 week.
Remakes of classic films like "Sabrina" and "An Affair to Remember" bombed at the box office, so Hollywood is lowering its sights: The studios are throwing big bucks at camp.
After nearly a year of negotiations, Beacon Pictures has optioned the rights to Brit mystery doyenne P.D. James' sci-fi novel "The Children of Men" for a mid-six-figure price, the company confirmed…
MGM Worldwide TV has signed the Emmy Award-winning writer-producer Patricia Green as the hands-on executive producer of its firstrun syndicated series "Fame L.A."
Michael F. Thomas will join Turner Original Prods. as VP of production, where he will be responsible for overseeing the physical production of all of the division's originals, including all budgeting…
As producers rush to remake old works, they are finding the biggest hurdle is securing rights. In current contracts, it's clearly defined who owns remake, sequel and TV series rights to a property…
The industry is taking a fresh approach to old corn, and a prime example is the primate melodrama "Mighty Joe Young." The Walt Disney Co. next summer will launch a giant-size marketing blitz tied to…
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. has named Michael Corrigan the studio's chief financial officer.
FCC chairman Reed Hundt dared Tuesday to go where few regulators have dared before: regulation of broadcast news.