Entertainer Michael Jackson's $100 million slander lawsuit against freelance writer Victor Gutierrez has been stalled because the defendant filed for bankruptcy protection.
Dutch director Mike Van Diem's "Character" has been chosen as Holland's submission for an Academy Award for best foreign-language film.
Flody Suarez has been upped to VP of primetime series at NBC Entertainment, reporting to Karey Burke, senior VP.
Several entertainment stocks bucked the trend of a sharp decline in the stock market Friday, as Wall Street reverberated from the effects of a Thursday falloff.
A federal appeals court ruled that ex-shareholders who claim they got shortchanged in Matsushita Electric Industrial Co.'s $6.9 billion takeover of MCA Inc. can sue for more than $1.4 billion in…
Planet Hollywood with Chinese food? That's the idea behind Star East, a new worldwide chain of celebrity-themed restaurant backed by a slew of Asian performers, including Jackie Chan.
Two more top executives have made a sudden departure at Nordisk Film & TV, in what has been a year of anklings of top execs at the near century-old Danish company, now owned by the Egmont Group.
Guardian Records has named Celia Hirschman VP of marketing & sales, overseeing all aspects of marketing, sales, promotion, publicity, advertising and creative services. Hirschman previously was with…
In an effort to explore how the industry can curb the recent increase of onscreen smoking, the leaders of the DGA, SAG and WGAW plan to testify at a California Senate hearing today at the Screen…
Fans of "Ben Hur," "Spartacus" and other Roman Empire epics in which chariots race, slaves sweat and lions snack on Christians, will get their chance to relive the gore and the glory at Roma Vetus…
Universal has purchased pic rights to singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett's 1992 novel "Where Is Joe Merchant?" for producers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall.