A group of mainly local exhibs including Clearview Cinemas, City Cinemas, Crown Theaters and United Artists Theater Circuit have emerged as the leading contenders for the 14 Gotham theaters being…
Hot off completing the teen horror drama "Urban Legend" with Jared Leto for Phoenix Pictures and Columbia, actress Tara Reid will star in the Universal comedy "Great Falls," a teen saga about the…
Disney Channel has greenlit a new slate of original programming, including two narrative series, two movies and a gameshow, all of which will air on the network this year.
Warner Bros. and producer Denise DiNovi trumped the competition by making a preemptive purchase of "The Cutout," a CIA mystery written by Francine Matthews.
The 8,000 members of the Writers Guild of America West will be asked to vote this month in a referendum endorsing the board of directors' strategic goals over the next two years.
Paramount's syndie tabmag strip "Hard Copy" is in for a makeover during its summer hiatus, starting with the departure last week of Terry Murphy as co-anchor.
Feeling the early effects of "Seinfeld's" upcoming fall departure, NBC has faded out of first place in primetime Nielsen household results for just the second time in 12 weeks. The Peacock slipped to…
Alessandro Nivola, last seen as Nicolas Cage's slightly less crazy brother in "Face/Off," steps up to leading man status in "Mansfield Park."
With more than $3.1 billion generated in the domestic marketplace in the first six months of 1998, there's reason for celebration in distribution and exhibition circles.
When it comes to building a competitive marketplace, cable is a trouble spot, and that is why the Justice Dept. is going to court to block cabler-controlled Primestar from getting into the…