NBC rookie sitcom "Lateline" has sharpened its performance relative to its lead-in and is turning into a solid addition to the Peacock's Tuesday lineup. Rookie schedule mate "For Your Love,"…
Ronnie Cunningham, business agent of Affiliated Property Craftspersons Local 44, has been re-elected to the post in a race that earned him more than twice as many votes as his closest opponent.
DNA Films, the U.K. lottery franchise run by producers Duncan Kenworthy and Andrew Macdonald, has agreed to a deal in principle with Polygram Filmed Entertainment for worldwide distribution of its…
Spelling Entertainment will have to pay actress Hunter Tylo $4.9 million, plus an additional $1 million in attorneys fees, an L.A. Superior Court judge ruled Wednesday.
Nielsen Media Research began metered-market service in Greensboro-High Point-Winston-Salem, N.C., Wednesday, bringing the total of metered markets to 39, representing 59.6% of the country.
Merchant Ivory Prods., currently in post-production on "A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries," is moving ahead on three new films.
New Millennium Studios prez and co-founder Tim Reid announced the facility's first feature film project, "Asunder." Obsidian Prods., based at the nearly year-old studio, will produce, and principal…
A last-minute agreement between online service providers and the copyright-rich content industries provided the political grease necessary for the House Judiciary Committee to vote in favor of…
Dozens of niche cable and satellite channels in the U.K., many owned by U.S. companies, are facing an uncertain future after the Independent Television Commission announced proposals to give cable…
United Artists has purchased a baseball-themed comedy pitch from producers John Fogel and George Zaloom in a deal worth a low- against mid-six-figure sum.
With less than six weeks to go before becoming the first German indie distrib to be floated on the stock exchange, Munich-based Kinowelt Medien AG presented a strong set of 1997 figures at a press…