With Thursday's deadline fast approaching and no agreement between actors and producers in sight, a thespians' strike is beginning to look almost inevitable, people close to the troubled contract…
Telewest, the U.K.'s second-largest cable company, is reportedly poised to make a $1 billion takeover bid for General Cable, the country's fifth-largest operator.
Regional theme park operator Premier Parks Inc., which has agreed to buy Six Flags from Time Warner Inc. and Boston Ventures, raised more than $1 billion in a stock offering to fund the deal last…
With an eye on the "South Park" demographic, ABC has ordered a pilot for a sketch comedy/variety show tentatively dubbed "The Man Show."
Barring last-minute breakthroughs, which neither side expected, Time Warner Cable will have withdrawn from the New York Interconnect on Sunday over the issue of whether cable advertising in New…
German United Distributors, a joint venture of major German studios and pubcasters, will have its international debut at the April 3-8 Mip TV market in Cannes.
Jerzy Skolimowski burst on the international movie scene in the 1960s as a Polish triple threat -- directing, writing and acting in a series of groundbreaking works. He did all three in such films as…
Fox Broadcasting Co. on Friday pulled the series "Significant Others" after just three airings.
Ivan Gulas, co-president and co-chairman of post-production and f/x house Pacific Title/Mirage, has been granted the Emanuel Foundation Humanitarian Award in recognition of his efforts to rescue a…
Rena Ronson has ankled her post as exec VP of Lakeshore Intl. and has promptly been replaced by U.K. foreign sales vet Peter Rogers.
Steve Van Wormer has been cast in the MGM comedy "Be the Man."