Kathie Lee Gifford's personal troubles stemming from the videotaped tryst of husband Frank Gifford have evidently given a boost to the ratings of "Live With Regis and Kathie Lee," as evidenced in the…
"Passionate Kiss," a romantic comedy with a supernatural twist, was acquired by DreamWorks this week in a preemptive bid of $350,000 against $600,000.
Scheduled for privatization this year, Mosfilm studios --- the now cash-strapped flagship of the Russian film industry --- is considering potential investors after an initial approach from the…
Sylvester Stallone, onscreen this summer in "Cop Land," is close to inking a deal that would reunite him with director Renny Harlin on New Line Cinema's "Frequency," sources said Thursday.
Janeane Garofalo will join the cast of Live Entertainment's "Permanent Midnight," which begins lensing in Seattle in late July.
Sarah Michelle Gellar, star of the cult WB series "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," is in final talks to join the cast of "Scream II," which Wes Craven is helming for Miramax Films' genre label, Dimension…
Leading Spanish pay TV outfit Canal Plus Spain has inked a long-term pay TV rights deal for Spain with DreamWorks.
Fox Searchlight has inked a deal with acclaimed Brit playwright Harold Pinter to adapt Isak Dinesen's short story "The Dreaming Child" for Julia Ormond to produce and possibly to star.
It passed practically unnoticed, but MTV Prods. (MTVP) --- the unit commissioned to produce series product for air off of MTV --- enjoyed the rare distinction of batting 1.000 in placing its…
Michelle Pfeiffer and Kate Guinzberg of Via Rosa Prods. have hired Marlene King to script a movie for Touchstone based on the Rosewood Community Education Center, the South-Central L.A. facility in…
Annie Wegelius, president of Wegelius Television, one of Scandinavia's largest and most prosperous TV production outfits, will leave the company she created in the early 1990s as of July 1.