The Samuel Goldwyn Co. has acquired North American rights to Belgian romantic drama "The Red Dwarf."
Paul Verhoeven, who just inked with Columbia to helm "The Hollow Man," will develop and direct "Official Assassins" for Phoenix Pictures and Nick Nolte's Kingsgate Films.
"ER" star Anthony Edwards and his former "ER" cast member Sherry Stringfield are reuniting for a two-hour NBC telefilm written by Academy Award-winning screenwriter Ron Bass ("My Best Friend's…
Producer Steve Tisch has promoted Judd Payne to vice president of his production outfit, the Steve Tisch Co.
Hollywood Film Festival founder and executive director Carlos de Abreu has announced eight nominees for the second Hollywood Digital Award.
FX Networks head Mark Sonnenberg has been named executive vice president and head of Fox/Liberty Ventures for Fox Liberty Networks.
CBS has moved back into the primetime Nielsen households lead and NBC has maintained control of the key adults 18-49 race in July 27-Aug. 2 figures, which featured mixed results for the networks'…
Diane Dimond, special correspondent for the syndicated magazine series "Extra," has joined Geraldo Rivera as co-anchor of "Upfront Tonight," the new five-a-week half-hour news show that kicks off on…
The 115 staff members of the Writers Guild of America West have been reassured that their jobs are not in jeopardy, even if exec director Brian Walton's is.
Producers Richard D. Zanuck and David Brown will receive the 1998 Lifetime Achievement Award at this year's ShowEast convention to be held at the Trump Taj Mahal Casino in Atlantic City Oct. 19-22.
Director Michael Apted is in negotiations to take the helm of United Artists' next James Bond film, tentatively titled "Bond 19."