TBS has commissioned Avenue Pictures to produce "Thrill Seekers," an original movie dealing with time travel, for cablecasting on the network in October 1999.
Speculation is rife that Cable & Wireless Communications and Telewest -- the two biggest of the U.K.'s three remaining cable operators -- are preparing to merge.
Shirley Powell has been named senior VP of NBC entertainment publicity, where she will oversee all communications for NBC's entertainment-related businesses.
Known for years as the king of cable, John Malone has in the past two days extended his tentacles across the entertainment industry through a flurry of deals worth $6 billion.
The Telemundo network will televise the Billboard Intl. Latin Music Awards to be held April 22 at the Fontainebleau Hilton in Miami Beach.
Broadcast execs met Tuesday to create a trust fund for nurturing minority ownership of radio and TV stations -- but altruism was not at the heart of the effort.
The Gotham indie film scene has officially gone to the Dogma.
"Tallulah," starring Kathleen Turner, will receive a national tour and a Broadway production according to an agreement in principle between Pace Theatrical Group and James L. Nederlander Prods., in…
CBS is revamping its Wednesday comedy schedule and yanking "The Nanny" off the air until its series finale in May.
German multiplex major Cinemaxx is to open a seven-screen site in Denmark, pressing ahead with expansion plans.