Tom Moore is on board to direct Walt Disney Television's "Geppetto," the upcoming TV musical starring Drew Carey as the famous puppet master.
Fine Line Features, hovering between acquisitions and productions, has inked a deal to develop "The Palace Thief," with a screenplay by Neil Tolkin based on an Ethan Canin short story. Sean Bailey…
Bradley Kaplan has joined Jaret Entertainment as a literary manager. Kaplan will be in charge of acquiring projects and signing new writers and directors. "He's got great relationships all over…
One-time charges on restructuring combined with lower operational earnings almost doubled United Artists Theater Circuit's net loss to $98 million in 1998, the exhib reported Friday, reflecting…
Two bills aimed at allowing cameras in federal courts were introduced separately in the House and Senate Thursday.
In what could portend a who's who in Whoville cast, Molly Shannon has landed the female lead alongside Jim Carrey in "How the Grinch Stole Christmas!" The Imagine Films production for Universal will…
Spyglass Entertainment and New Urban Entertainment have teamed to produce a feature documentary on the game of basketball to be directed by Leon Gast, who won an Oscar for "When We Were Kings."
Spanish telco colossus Telefonica has announced a plan to establish a $1 billion fund for investments in the telecommunication, media and Internet sectors.
The Indian government Friday approved amendments to the Cable TV Act.
Fox's recent Friday addition "Guinness World Records" has taken a surprising tumble in its second try, struggling even by Fox's modest Friday standards.