The Eye took it on the chin for its flagship newscast during the second quarter, bleeding 12% of its aud year to year despite an abundance of hard news stories.
Jon Favreau will venture onto the football field for his next project, the WB comedy “The Replacements.” Favreau will join Keanu Reeves and Gene Hackman in the pic about a ragtag team of civilians…
Team Entertainment, an L.A.-based producer/distribber, has snapped up the rights to Stephen Fox's novel about the internment of Italian Americans during WWII, "Unknown Entrapment," and will produce a…
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GERMANY Albert Wiederspiel has been appointed general manager of the theatrical division of Universal Pictures Germany. Wiederspiel will remain director of marketing. Until a successor to the current…
Twentieth Century Fox has blocked plans by leading U.K. cinema chains for nonstop, 24-hour screenings of "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace."
John Malone's Encore pay TV network, which is trying to transform itself from a minipay to a full-fledged premium channel, has commissioned an hourlong biodocu from Universal TV, "Dial 'H' for…
The MGM Grand Hotel/Casino in Las Vegas has settled on a rep to find a name for its arena.
It sounds like a revenge plot hatched by “The Simpsons'” Principal Skinner. But in a stranger-than-fiction twist, the advertiser boycott campaign against Fox’s “Family Guy” is being led by the…
British production heavyweight Granada Media is opening a German office, which will be located in Berlin.
Marking a departure from CAA's past corporate clients, World Championship Wrestling, the professional wrestling organization founded by Ted Turner, has signed with the agency for representation in…
Betting that tyro scribe Adam Herz's "American Pie" will strike a chord with teen auds next month, producer/manager Warren Zide hopes to make a connection with other aspiring writers as well through…