ABC News senior VP for editorial quality Richard Wald is retiring after 20 years at the Alphabet web.
TV and newspaper group United News & Media has posted modestly improved results for the half year ending June 30, with pre-tax profits up 2.2% to £177.9 million ($295.3 million) on sales of $1.9…
UPN has ordered six episodes of a new drama series from Tom Fontana and Barry Levinson, executive producers of NBC's critically acclaimed cop show "Homicide" and HBO's graphic prison series "Oz."
MaryAnne Kasica-Scheff, who wrote for episodic television shows including “Magnum, P.I.” and “Murder She Wrote,” died Saturday in Los Angeles of a brain tumor. She was 58. Kasica-Scheff began her…
EMI Music Publishing has inked a multimillion pact with Latin crooner Enrique Iglesias.
Philips Consumer Electronics has teamed up with homevid retailer Blockbuster to help spread the DVD word. The two companies have created a DVD player-rental program in an effort to familiarize more…
St. Louis slugger Mark McGwire made the Fox network look smart Tuesday for pre-empting the season premiere of "King of the Hill" and the debut of the sitcom "Costello."
DreamWorks TV has signed a talent holding deal with actress Angela Featherstone, who hopes to produce and star in her own sitcom.
Lela Rochon, currently onscreen in two of the weekend's top 10 films, in talks to join Kyra Sedgwick and Rob Morrow in the indie romantic comedy "Labor Pains."
Miramax Films has acquired the video, TV and non-theatrical U.S. rights to Ted Demme's crime drama "Monument Ave.," which Lions Gate will release theatrically on Sept. 25.
Most major showbiz stocks were lifted Tuesday as investors snapped up stocks with alacrity, pushing the Dow Jones Industrial Average up a record 380.53 points, to 8020.78.