Christian Slater has agreed to join the cast of Warren Leight's ensemble piece "Side Man" at the Shubert-owned John Golden Theater. The deal is expected to be inked early this week.
Pink slips will begin going out at NBC today as the Peacock starts to cut as many as 300 jobs from its payroll.
Tele-Communications Inc. chairman John Malone and Allen & Co. chairman Donald Keough joined the board of USA Networks, USA said Thursday, reflecting the close ties of Malone and Allen to USA chairman…
Henry Thomas, who has gone from the wide-eyed kid in "ET: The Extra Terrestrial" to indie fare like "The Suicide Kings," has signed opposite Matt Damon in the Billy Bob Thornton-helmed "All the…
The Screen Actors Guild has named Jayne Wallace director of public relations for the union's New York branch.
NBC has bought exclusive network TV rights to DreamWorks' first two animated theatricals, "Antz" and "The Prince of Egypt."
CBS has dialed up a groundbreaking promotional deal with AOL to hype the Eye web's new fall shows to all of the online giant's 13 million users.
Sony Corp. scored a minor victory in its pursuit of a James Bond franchise when the trial judge agreed to postpone the Dec. 15 trial date.
Acquisitions activity moved into high gear in the final days of the Toronto Intl. Film Festival as Fine Line Features walked away with Bernardo Bertolucci's intimate love story "Besieged" while Lions…
Barnaby Thompson and Uri Fruchtman's Fragile Films has teamed up with John Williams' Vanguard Films to option Tony Kenrick's novel "Made for Each Other," and have made a deal to develop an updated…
Amelia Heinle, who co-starred in the Toronto preem "At Satchem Farm" opposite Minnie Driver and Rufus Sewell, is close to a deal to join the cast of Artisan Entertainment's crime thriller "The Limey."