Oliver Parker, who last directed "Othello" from his own adaptation, has been set to helm Interscope's and Spelling Films' "Imagining Argentina," sources said.
With the show closing its third season as TV's top-rated series, what can the cast and producers of "ER" possibly do for an encore? They're working on a plan to open the next season with a live…
David Lavin has been upped to vice president of business affairs at Viacom Prods., reporting to Lorna Shepard, senior vice president of business affairs.
Thanks in part to dozens of letters from industry execs to Los Angeles City Council members, odds are against future 11th-hour permit revocations.
Folk-rock icon Bob Dylan canceled his European tour Wednesday after being admitted to a hospital over the weekend, suffering from a potentially life-threatening disease. The dates are not likely to…
Producers L.A. (Antonio) Reid and Kenneth (Babyface) Edmonds have been tapped as the recipients of the City of Hope's Spirit of Life award. The co-founders of LaFace Records, which has spawned such…
In the first of a series of organizational restructuring moves, Fox/Liberty Networks has named three Fox executives to new corporate posts.
TV ad revenue climbed 5.8% in the first quarter to $7.43 billion, with particular strength in network and local sectors.
Leaving politics for television probably won't be too hard for Rep. Susan Molinari. The five-term New York Republican, who confirmed plans to resign Aug. 1 from Congress to become co-anchor of CBS…
The 1998 Goodwill Games competition has come up with a new wrinkle: Ted Turner is billing it as the first time ever that a broadcast network (CBS), a basic-cable network (TBS) and a paycable channel…
Reps for studios and the Writers Guild of America will hold so-called "fast track" negotiations in an attempt to come to terms on a new contract well before the current agreement's May 1, 1998…