Hope springs eternal for fans of the "Jerry Springer Show." The latest national Nielsen syndie ratings report indicates that "Springer" loyalists were unfazed by recent allegations that their beloved…
Italian comedy king Roberto Benigni, who makes his first appearance in a major international fest competition at Cannes this month with "Life is Beautiful," will be the fifth recipient of the Premio…
Liam Sullivan, a longtime stage, screen and television actor, died April 19 of a heart attack in Los Angeles. He was 74.
Clear Channel announced a 2-for-1 stock split Wednesday but declined to give a record date or an issue date, saying a special meeting will be called to finalize details relevant to the split.
"Titanic's" boffo box office buoyed quarterly results at Rupert Murdoch's News Corp., sending operating profits up 10% to $319 million as revenues climbed 11% to $3.2 billion.
Rider Strong, best known for his role on the current ABC sitcom "Boy Meets World," has inked for the lead role in the Allegro Films ("Little Men," "The Assignment") thriller "The Pact." Shooting is…
While Imagine Entertainment has lowered an iron curtain of secrecy around its remake of the Alfred Hitchcock thriller "Psycho," details on the casting continue to run to the light.
Dallas-based exhibitor Cinemark USA reported nearly a 21% increase in revenues and a 40% jump in net income for the first quarter of this year.
Rumors swirled around MGM Wednesday about a deal in the works that could mean as much as $10 million for a spec script by Brian DePalma and Jay Cocks. The stratospheric sum would include DePalma's…
CanWest Global Communications announced Tuesday that it has picked up a majority interest in Toronto-based Fireworks Entertainment Inc. in a friendly transaction worth about C$40 million ($28…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has acquired U.S., U.K., Scandinavian and Benelux rights to "John Carpenter's Vampires" from Largo Entertainment.