On the week of its first anniversary, Paramount Classics acquired its second film in seven days, landing domestic rights to "Company Man," the Intermedia comedy co-directed by Doug McGrath ("Emma")…
DreamWorks' "The Prince of Egypt" was named best film of the year at the 22nd annual Intl. Angel Awards held last week at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.
TLC will premiere this April its eight-part miniseries "Intimate Universe: The Human Body," which it co-produced with the BBC.
Maverick Records co-founder and CEO Freddy DeMann has agreed to leave the label for $20 million, ending months of in-fighting at the firm.
ABC executives have decided to implement terms of their new contract with the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians, even in bargaining units that have not ratified the pact.
Move over "Saturday Night Live" and "Mad TV." Disney is getting into the sketch comedy game, as Touchstone Television has drafted producers Roberts Simonds and Joel Gallen to hatch an hourlong sketch…
The fantasy-laden "What Dreams May Come" carried away the top motion-picture award from the Society of Motion Picture & Television Art Directors on Saturday.
MovieFone Inc. and American Express are expected to announce a frequency program today that, for the first time, unites major studios and exhibitors in an effort to stimulate moviegoing.
New Line Cinema has tapped Guinevere Turner to script a feature film adaptation of the novel “Pinball,” by Jerzy Kosinski for producer/director Gary Fleder. Story revolves around a rock superstar…
Bertelsmann affiliate CLT/Ufa reportedly plans to retain 5% of German pay TV web Premiere and sell the rest of its share to the Kirch Group and possibly to French pay TV giant Canal Plus. The sale…