Peter and Bobby Farrelly, the directors and exec producers of the hit "There's Something About Mary," categorically rejected claims by indie writer-director Vince Offer that they had plagiarized a…
Producer Lawrence Bender is joining forces with singer Whitney Houston to mount an untitled Civil War epic from the pen of Paris Qualles, scribe of "The Tuskegee Airmen."
Bryant Gumbel has started working on his first major assignment since his "Public Eye" newsmag halted production earlier this month.
Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset, which controls Italy's three largest commercial TV channels and Europe's largest TV ad broker, Tuesday reported a sharp increase in pretax profits during the first half…
The convergence of television and digital technology will meet again early next year with the debut of products from newly formed Tivo Inc., which has announced plans to release in January a new type…
The toppling of German chancellor Helmut Kohl by the social democrat Gerhard Schroeder in Germany's general elections Sunday may augur a shift away from regional to national media power and control.
Former writing partners David Simon and Robert Kosberg have gone back in time to set up the time-travel romance pitch "In Time" at Fox-based Davis Entertainment.
Citing its recent setbacks in federal court here, the FCC announced Tuesday that it would not require broadcasters to file papers demonstrating what they were doing to comply with the agency's…
Monica Lewinsky's conditions for an exclusive interview with Oprah Winfrey were just too much for the talkshow queen.
Kevin Beggs has been appointed senior VP of drama development at Lions Gate Media, where he will develop one-hour dramas, specifically focusing on cable, syndication and the international marketplace.