"Mamma Mia!," the London hit featuring the songs of Abba, will make its Los Angeles debut at the Shubert Theatre as part of a new subscription series.
It's out with the old and in with the new at Children's Television Workshop, which has changed its name to Sesame Workshop after 31 years.
Miramax Films said Monday it has appointed former Universal Studios exec Bahman Naraghi exec VP of finance and operations, overseeing all aspects of the company's finance, accounting and human…
Rebellion Pictures has only produced short films since Adam Hammel and Keith Knight formed the Gotham-based company two years ago. But Rebellion has just ponied up a low-six figures to option its…
Megamergers keep rolling out of Washington signed, sealed and approved by the FCC. The commission Monday conditionally greenlit AT&T's $58 billion purchase of MediaOne Group as long as the behemoth…
Actor and comedian Jim Belushi has signed on to create 13 animated Webisodes of "The Greedy Show" for Shockwave.com, it was announced Friday at the World Animation Celebration.
Denis Leroy has been tapped production executive for Europe at Warner Bros. Intl. TV, and will be responsible for the overall management of all production-related issues in Europe for both…
The waltz between Vivendi head Jean-Marie Messier and Rupert Murdoch continued Monday, Messier taking two steps forward and one step back in his pronouncements on Platco.
Michael Sergio's "Under Hellgate Bridge," starring Jonathan LaPaglia (UPN's "Seven Days"), and Dominic Chianese and Vincent Pastore (both of "The Sopranos"), will open the 31st annual Nashville…
Jim Carrey has answered the call of director Joel Schumacher and Fox 2000 and is negotiating to star in "Phone Booth," the drama about a man who picks up a ringing phone and is told he'll be shot if…
Julie Corman, prexy of Trinity Pictures, has been named chair of NYU's Graduate Film and Television Department in the Kanbar Institute of Film and Television.