As its 75th Anniversary Festival of Classics continues a successful tour of the nation's major cities, Warner Bros. has created a new classics division to make the rest of its 6,000-title library…
Studios USA has decided not to produce the Harry Hamlin comedy "Movie Stars," which the WB netlet has ordered for midseason, the studio confirmed Thursday.
Michael Clarke Duncan is segueing from helping to save the world in "Armageddon" to saving Tom Hanks in Castle Rock Entertainment's "The Green Mile."
Charles Isherwood has been appointed chief theater critic of Variety and Daily Variety, vice president and editor-in-chief Peter Bart announced.
James Pentecost, who produced Disney's "Pocahontas," has reupped and restructured his exclusive deal with the Mouse House for another three years, Disney announced Thursday.
House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.) promised entertainment industry lobbyists Thursday that he would support legislation necessary for U.S. ratification of two important copyright treaties.
A week after taking a 43% stake in Internet navigator Infoseek, the Walt Disney Co. further signaled its devotion to high tech Thursday by appointing technology entrepreneur Judith Estrin to its…
Meg Ryan has committed to star for director Diane Keaton in "Hanging Up," a Columbia film about three sisters written by Nora and Delia Ephron from a semiautobiographical novel penned by the latter…
Forget agents and studio execs, Thomas Jane will literally be swimming with sharks in Warner Bros.' effects-driven actioner "Deep Blue Sea."
Pay television group Canal Plus has confirmed that it is willing to sell its 24.9% stake in German TV weblet Vox to Rupert Murdoch, providing the deal gets the blessing of the Bertelsmann group.