FROM THE WESTERN CABLE SHOWAfter only six weeks on the job, Court TV's new prexy and CEO Henry Schleiff unveiled an entirely new primetime and weekend schedule for the legal cable web.
Universal has sidelined its period football comedy “Leatherheads,” opening up springtime slots for its star George Clooney and director Steven Soderbergh. Pic, which is being produced by Sydney…
Libby Rhys-Jones is now the point person at Australia's Roadshow Film Distributors for independent suppliers, which include Miramax Intl., Mandalay and Beacon.
Lee Tamahori, the New Zealander who most recently directed "The Edge" for Fox, is set to direct the military-political drama "Rockwood" for Imagine Entertainment and Universal Pictures.
Donald Sutherland and "Party of Five" star Matthew Fox will topline "Behind the Mask," a drama for CBS that will begin filming Tuesday.
Miramax is tapping the resources of parent company Disney for its new multimedia venture, Talk Media.
FROM THE WESTERN CABLE SHOWCable operators are getting shut out of millions of dollars in advertising revenue because the diaries kept by Nielsen's household sample are coming up with drastically…
Big Entertainment has decided to sell its mall-based stores to focus on its bige.com e-commerce Internet.
John Lynch is playing Irish soccer legend George Best in a biopic directed by Mary McGuckian, which started shooting Monday.
WNBC's high-tech news chopper crashed Thursday evening while en route to covering a breaking story in New Jersey.