The Supreme Court wants to take another look at Playboy Television -- to see if Congress went too far when it ordered cable systems to completely block all audio and video during times when kids are…
Universal Music Group has reached a settlement with Randy Phillips, who claimed in his $5 million lawsuit that he was made prexy of MCA Records only to have the gig withdrawn. Phillips, now chief of…
E! Entertainment has inked with Israeli broadcaster Tel-Ad to create a showbiz channel for the Middle Eastern market.
Sky Latin America Partners has tapped Jerry Henshaw as its senior VP, technology. Henshaw will oversee the satcaster’s technological development, including enhancements to set-top boxes and…
Veteran screenwriter Walter Bernstein, who recounted his experience as a blacklisted Hollywood writer in the film "The Front," has optioned the film rights to Katharine Weber's "The Music Lesson," a…
It will be a cruel summer indeed if grosses continue their present course on Broadway. Dipping downward by $829,341, the take on the Great White Way clocked a middling $11,566,274 last week.
For the first time in the history of the Florida Film Festival, the grand jury and audience awards were bestowed this year to the same films in the same categories.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has inked a three-year international theatrical, video and DVD distrib deal with 20th Century Fox, raising questions about the future of the United Intl. Pictures partnership…
The San Antonio Spurs and New York Knicks continue to sag in the statistical categories that mean the most to NBC.
Studios USA has committed an estimated $3 million-$4 million to ink two-year, overall development deals with comedy writers Kari Lizer, Donald Todd and the team of Barbara Wallace and Thomas Wolfe.
Alan Yentob is reportedly out of the running to become the next director general of the BBC.
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