After six years of not making money and little or no audience growth, Gateway's Candlewood Playhouse is about to close its doors.
The buzz at Wednesday's L.A. Superior Court hearing in Garry Shandling's case against Brad Grey was about the mystery man in the courtroom.
For the third consecutive week, rap artist Jay-Z topped the album sales chart with nearly 186,000 copies of his Def Jam Records disc "Vol. II ... Hard Knock Life," according to sales data released…
Private station TVN is in trouble. Lackluster ratings, management squabbles and regulatory problems may be threatening the life of a once promising venture.
Actor and avid golfer Samuel L. Jackson has been signed to host the "1999 ESPY Awards," the seventh annual ESPN gala honoring excellence in sports.
Sat-TV operator Primestar Partners will likely run into liquidity problems in the first quarter of next year unless it raises additional capital, Standard and Poors warned Wednesday as it downgraded…
Munich media mogul Leo Kirch hopes to revive flagging interest in digital pay TV by offering lower-priced digital set-top boxes to German consumers.
As the charity season kicks into high gear Friday with the Carousel Ball, Hollywood's generosity is being tested by piranha-like election-year fundraising, a rising tide of charities and a hiccuping…
News Corp.'s plans to sell an interest in Fox Entertainment Group in a public stock offering are back on track, as the company filed documents Tuesday indicating it expects to raise $1.9 billion in a…
In a move to strengthen its feature film offerings, News Corp.'s Star TV has bought the first-run pay TV rights to Disney movies in Asia.
Jamie Foxx, star of his eponymous sitcom on the WB network, will fill the shoes of Sean (Puffy) Combs in the role of a quarterback in Oliver Stone's football pic "Any Given Sunday" for Warner Bros.