CBS has acquired the upcoming Marilyn Monroe novel "Blonde" by Joyce Carol Oates and made a commitment to a four-hour miniseries, beating out the feature departments at several major studios in the…
South African pay TV service M-Net, which boasts more than 1.1 million subscribers across Africa, has renewed its contract with 20th Century Fox, giving the channel exclusive broadcast access for the…
PR firm Nancy Seltzer and Associates has upped Jeff Raymond to VP. The company handles talent, features, TV and production companies. Clients include Ian McKellen and Kathy Bates, as well as…
A mere five months after Mayor Rudolph Giuliani showed off Robert De Niro and Harvey Weinstein at a Brooklyn Navy Yard press conference like a pair of prize Marlins, the mayor did an about-face…
In light of recent criticism of the lack of ethnic minorities in the media, Tuesday night's seventh annual Diversity Awards seemed out of synch with Hollywood's current atmosphere.
One week into principal photography, New Line Cinema's "Lord of the Rings" has lost a principal. Stuart Townsend ("All About Adam," "Wonderland"), who inked to play the role of Strider/Aragorn, has…
No immediate appointment is expected in the near future to replace controversial Holland Media Group (HMG) chairman Pieter Porsius, CLT/Ufa has confirmed. Porsius resigned Tuesday.
Yet another special effects expert is wants to direct: Visual effects director Joseph Conti will helm "First Flight" from his script.
With exciting teams from top markets battling it out, playoff baseball continues to knock the Nielsen ball out of the park.
Going up against a service launched by FilmFinders and ShowBizData.com last month, ReelPlay.com has hit the Internet, enabling film buyers and sellers to catch up on the latest projects being…
Third-ranked Oz broadcaster Network 10 remains the nation's leanest, most profitable and tightly managed free-to-air TV operator, despite reporting a slight drop in profits Thursday, down from last…
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