Time Warner and CBS announced Tuesday the first deal to guarantee cable carriage for a network's digital signals.
Edging out several other studios, 20th Century Fox has acquired Larry Cohen's spec script, "Phone Booth" for Zucker Bros. Prods. to produce.
The Viennale film fest has given its international profile a boost with the election of former United Artists and Orion Pictures CEO Eric Pleskow to the post of fest president.
Meidel may or may not rule World Is former Universal TV-Studios USA topper Greg Meidel bound for the vacant prexy post at King World Prods.? Maybe, but then again maybe not. Sources say Meidel and KW…
"Meet Joe Black" may not have been the wisest choice to kick off the CineAsia movie convention in Hong Kong Tuesday, but -- more importantly -- attendees at the region's annual get-together of…
Columbia Pictures has paid low- to mid-six figures for Vanessa Grigoriadis' New York magazine article, "Welcome to the Dollhouse," which chronicles the lives and loves of a group of female…
British-based entertainment group Zone Vision is revving up to launch a pair of satellite channels in Eastern Europe.
Writer-director Terence Malick is bit choosy about who sees "The Thin Red Line,'' when they see it, and who doesn't see it.
Simmering discontent has heated up among the shareholders of France's Television Par Satellite (TPS) digital platform, with senior execs at the M6 network warning TF1 against launching a…
The long-rumored Bruce Springsteen reunion tour with the E Street Band became a reality Tuesday with reps for the singer confirming a roadshow set for summer 1999.
Paxson Communications has applied to the FCC to sell WBPT, its UHF TV station in Bridgeport, Conn., to a company that will turn it into a 24-hour, Spanish-language home-shopping service.