Kevin Brockman and Shirley Powell have been elected chairman and vice chairman, respectively, of the Television Publicity Executive Committee.
Helmer Ed Zwick will direct "Toys of Desperation" for Paramount Pictures, based on a script from Steve Gaghan ("Rules of Engagement").
TV helmer Daniel Sackheim has signed to make his first leap to the bigscreen directing Sony Pictures Entertainment's "Glass House."
Media and black empowerment companies in South Africa are expected to scramble for shares in the country's free-to-air commercial station, e.tv, after changes to its license conditions granted Monday…
Arnold Rifkin, who ankled the William Morris Agency last fall, said Wednesday he has partnered with Bruce Willis, Whoopi Goldberg, Danny Glover, writer-producer Glenn Gordon Caron and musician John…
Nearly three years after saving Apple Computer Inc., co-founder Steve Jobs said he is deleting the "interim" title from his CEO post and is investing $200 million in EarthLink Network Inc., making it…
ABC has opted to air a special episode of "The Practice" in the mega-cherry timeslot following this year's Super Bowl.
United Intl. Pictures has made another advance in its bid to handle more local pics around the world -- by striking a Nordic distribution deal with Scanbox.
Universal Music parlayed its $10.4 billion purchase of Polygram into the No. 1 spot in market share for current music sales in 1999. The conglom's command of 26.85% of current album sales was 2.69%…
"The Commish" as one of the Three Stooges? Why soi-tenly! Michael Chiklis, who played the title character in ABC's 1991-95 crime drama, has inked a deal to play Curly in the net's upcoming biopic…
Microsoft CEO Bill Gates opened the annual International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) with a plea for hardware and software developers to preserve the privacy of consumers as electronic devices…