Monday's second episode of ABC's "Storm of the Century" miniseries performed well, holding its ratings erosion vs. Sunday's results to a minimum. But "Storm's" numbers also continue a February sweeps…
Court TV has hired Marlene Dann as its executive producer in charge of all of the cable's web's daytime programming. Dann was executive producer on CNBC's "Charles Grodin Show." Dann worked for CNBC…
Gotham-based indie film distributor Zeitgeist Films has picked up U.S. rights to "The Acid House," a screen adaptation of the book of the same name by "Trainspotting" author Irvine Welsh.
Polygram Filmed Entertainment axed 31 staffers in marketing and distribution Tuesday as layoffs at the beleaguered film studio got under way in earnest.
The CNN News Group has signed a deal with the Internet health-care portal WebMD that will funnel up to $15 million in guaranteed advertising money to CNN's networks over the next three years.
Pacific Theatres has made an offer to buy Mann Theatres from LBO firm Warburg Pincus.
The William Morris Agency has signaled its ongoing commitment to packaging TV movies and miniseries by promoting Paul Nagle to head of longform packaging.
First the good news for new Details topper Mark Golin: Many of the staff were impressed by the former Maxim editor when he was recently introduced to them by Conde Nast head Si Newhouse and editorial…
The guard officially has changed at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. James B. Chabin has assumed the executive director duties held for 15 years by James Loper, who resigned Dec. 31. Chabin…
Lions Gate's "Affliction" infected the top spot on the exclusives chart this week after "Rushmore" graduated from the list, moving into wide release.
Japanese advertising expenditures decreased for the first time in five years in 1998 to hit 5.76 trillion yen ($48.7 billion) due to the nation's worst recession since the end of WWII, according to a…