Diane Rappoport has been recruited as the exec producer of Paramount's struggling syndie talkshow fronted by Howie Mandel.
NBC Studios and feature film producer Lynda Obst ("Contact," "Sleepless in Seattle") have completed casting on the four-hour miniseries "The '60s," which has begun production in Los Angeles.
Tony-winning helmer Lloyd Richards is stepping down as artistic director of the National Playwrights Conference next July. The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center, the confab's host, is looking for a…
Sony Corp. said Tuesday it is considering an Internet trading tie-up with discount brokerage Charles Schwab Corp. The two firms would form a joint venture that would target individual Japanese…
HBO Pictures has signed Brent Spiner, D.B. Sweeney, Loretta Divine and Cynda Williams to key roles in the biopic "Dorothy Dandridge," starring Halle Berry as the celebrated black movie actress of the…
Los Angeles investor Roy P. Disney, through his newly formed Apogee Television, has agreed to buy four Arizona television stations.
To coincide with the hoopla surrounding the Clinton crisis, the History Channel will air the House Judiciary Committee hearings on the impeachment of President Nixon.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has tapped former Silicon Graphics exec Jerry Giaquinta to head its corporate communications department.
NBC 'Will' figures won't fly Monday's premiere of ”Will & Grace” beat ”Ally McBeal?” Well, not exactly, though that's the impression the untrained eye might take from an NBC press release Tuesday…
Seagram Co.'s stock buyback activity slowed significantly over the past year, Seagram revealed Tuesday, as the entertainment and liquor conglom focused on acquisitions.