CD Radio, the nascent radio satcasting service, has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against rival XM Satellite Radio, raising the specter of a protracted legal battle that could slow next year's…
"L.A. Confidential" stars Kevin Spacey and Danny DeVito will reteam in a screen version of "Hospitality Suite," a comic play about three salesmen in Wichita, Kansas, during an industrial lubricants…
Continuing its recent buying spree, Fox Lorber Associates has acquired U.S. rights to "The Source," Chuck Workman's documentary on the Beat Generation, which premiered at the recent Sundance Film…
Swedish film company Svensk Filmindustri has strengthened its distribution arm with the launch of a video outfit in Denmark, set for a March 1 bow.
Tim Owens has joined motion picture promo company Global Doghouse as senior VP, creative director. Previously, Owens served as VP, creative director at New Wave Entertainment, where he created and…
Uma Thurman will be a presenter on the Academy Awards telecast. This will be her second time participating on an Oscar show.
CBS has yanked its Friday drama "Magnificent Seven" for the last week of sweeps, while ABC's "Two Guys, A Girl and a Pizza Place" is off for the month because of scheduling conflicts.
A.J. Savage has been tapped as vice president, urban music promotion for Warner Bros. Records.
The Public Broadcasting Service has selected New York-based Lee Hunt Associates as its agency for strengthening and expanding PBS' strategic branding, marketing and promotion.
NBC on Tuesday ordered 13 episodes of Carsey-Werner's first primetime animated series, "God, the Devil and Bob," which had been in development at Fox.