"Friends" star Matthew Perry will join Bruce Willis in the Jonathan Lynn-directed comedy "The Whole Nine Yards," financed by Franchise Pictures. Filming begins in Montreal May 23.
Top syndicator King World Prods., which last month agreed to be acquired by CBS Corp., attributed a healthy 21% gain in second-quarter operating income to the introduction of "Hollywood Squares" and…
New Line Cinema has bought the spec script "Sydney Crawford Wants to Bone Me" for Dan Rosen to direct.
John Rochester is ankling as CEO of Reading Australia at the end of May, after fighting for three years to build a circuit for the U.S.-owned exhib in the face of united opposition from the three…
Viacom chairman Sumner Redstone's oft-repeated promise that Blockbuster has turned the corner is about to be undercut -- again.
Clearing a major hurdle in Dream-Works' drawn-out attempt to find a permanent home, the Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday approved two tract maps for the proposed entertainment campus at Playa…
Industrial Light & Magic vet Micheal J. McAlister has joined Kodak-owned Cinesite Visual Effects as senior visual f/x supervisor.
Former "Monday Night Football" commentator Dan Dierdorf will return to CBS Sports this fall as a game analyst on the Eye's Sunday NFL coverage, the network is expected to announce today.
Norman Becker has joined Viacom Consumer Products as VP of legal, responsible for negotiations, intellectual property issues and rights acquisitions for merchandising, interactive, restaurants and…
Southern Star took a battering on the Oz exchange, its stock free-falling almost 30% to a record share low of A$1 (U.S. 64¢) after the production house and distrib announced it's expecting a 40% dive…