"Dr. Dolittle" and "Brady Bunch" helmer Betty Thomas and her producing partner Jenno Topping have inked a three-year first-look deal with Columbia Pictures. Under the arrangement, Thomas and…
The European Commission announced Tuesday that it has greenlit Seagram's $10.4 billion acquisition of PolyGram, the Dutch music and film company.
Even before Manhattan Theater Club's first sold-out production of "Corpus Christi" began Tuesday evening, theatergoers were met with airport-style security, a cadre of 20 TV and print reporters, and…
Lochlyn Munro, who made a mark as Cliff, the hyperactive jock in Paramount/MTV Films' "Dead Man on Campus," has landed three new film roles.
Buena Vista TV has upped Howard Davine to senior veep of business and legal affairs.
The Fox O&Os have picked up weekend off-net runs of the WB Network fave "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" beginning in fall 2001.
Warner Bros. Intl TV Distribution is launching a Web site that will expedite the servicing of client marketing materials. The site is the first of its kind among U.S. international television…
"Homecourt Advantage," Rita Ewing and Crystal McCrary's upcoming insiders' novel about the NBA, its players and their wives, has been optioned jointly by producer Kevin Brown, Wesley Snipes'…
Fine Line Features has acquired U.S. rights to Julio Medem's "The Lovers of the Arctic Circle," the first pic to emerge from a new film sales and production alliance between European media giants…
Infoseek Corp. and Walt Disney Co. plan to name their joint Internet portal service Go Network, with launch slated for the fourth quarter.
U.K's Channel Four Television's program "Granton Star House" won the Prix Italia 1998 for TV fiction, a jury representing nine international broadcasters announced Saturday in Assisi, Italy.