In a business obsessed with youth, newly appointed ABC Entertainment chairman Stu Bloomberg took the unusual step Tuesday of touting his age, 47, as one of the main attributes he brings to the job.
In preparation for the expansion of its "E! News Daily" program from 30 minutes to an hour next Monday, E! Entertainment TV has signed Gina St. John as a co-anchor with Steve Kmetko, who has anchored…
Despite its prodigious growth in recent years, U.S. gay cinema --- discounting such mainstream studio efforts as "The Birdcage" and "Philadelphia" --- has yet to break out of very specific niche…
Just don't call him the Fresh Prince. Rapper Will Smith, whose warbling of the title track to the Columbia Pictures film "Men In Black" has reestablished the recording artist-turned-actor as a…
Polygram Television, the broadcast division of the Dutch entertainment conglomerate, has snapped up U.S. distribution rights to "Total Recall: The Series," a $27 million, 22-episode primetime…
After "Cats" set the record Thursday for Broadway's longest-running musical, Andrew Lloyd Webber, seated, performs "Cat Morgan Takes a Stand," a song written for, but never used in, the show.
Top execs of Italo major broadcasters RAI and Mediaset, state-owned telco Stet and French pay TV giant Canal Plus will meet in Rome today to close an agreement for a single digital platform, industry…
Castle Rock Entertainment has mined "Jewel of Seven Stars" as a pitch from scribe Mick Davis for Fraser Heston to helm, the company confirmed Tuesday.
Hal Fishman, the veteran KTLA "News at Ten" anchorman whose clashes with news director David Goldberg earlier this year reportedly drove him to consider leaving the station, has instead reupped and…
Punitive damages should not be awarded when investigative reporters tell lies because such fibs have a long and honorable history, an attorney for ABC television said in a court hearing Monday.
Mark Crowley has been promoted to senior vice president of labor relations for Metro Goldwyn Mayer Inc., overseeing labor negotiations, administration and policy for the studio.