The WB netlet has picked up 13 episodes of the animated series "Batman Beyond" for its Kids WB! Saturday morning programming block, after the series' ayem and primetime preems scored superhero…
DirecTV's parent, General Motors Hughes, could announce the acquisition of PrimeStar as early as today, Wall Street sources said, although EchoStar Communications was rumored to be making a…
"Nova," the public-broadcasting series that has served up weekly science documentaries for almost 25 years, picked up the most prestigious honor in broadcast journalism doled out by the Alfred I…
Tobey Maguire has been cast to star opposite Michael Douglas in the Paramount drama "Wonder Boys."
Thoughtful portrayals of Jews and Judaism have been few and far between in primetime TV, but the same can be said for most minority groups, a panel of TV biz heavyweights agreed Thursday at a confab…
Each year, a new layer of people crowds into Park City. If you don't meet the people, you'll at least feel their elbows. And those elbows feel worse if you haven't mapped out your stay. Here's a…
Paramount Pictures has made a high-six-figure against a potential $1 million preemptive purchase of an untitled pitch by writer Lewis Colick ("Ghosts of Mississippi") for Donald DeLine to produce.
The look of the Academy Awards will be created for the 12th time by production designer Roy Christopher.
Steve Zahn ("Out of Sight") and Josh Hamilton ("House of Yes") will star in "Freak Talks About Sex" for Latent Image, a new foreign sales and production company.
Sundance means many things to many people, but to most it still means film festival. "It's like the gangly 6'3" teenager who overshadows the rest of the family," says Sundance spokesman Stephen…
For the first time since its founding in 1981, the American Film Market will allow mere mortals -- the popcorn-munching public -- to attend screenings previously open only to distributors and other…