ABC has greenlit production on "Santa Who?," a "Wonderful World of Disney" holiday pic starring Leslie Nielsen as Santa Claus.
In a surprising verdict issued by Judge Rosario Lupo in Milan, Silvio Berlusconi has been acquitted of bribing a Rome judge in 1991.
Barry Diller's USA Networks Inc. and Roland Emmerich/Dean Devlin's Centropolis Entertainment are pooling their interactive science-fiction assets into a network of sites, the companies said…
In a novel partnership, movie theater chain AMC Entertainment and iFilm said Wednesday they are launching a showcase that will allow selected helmers of short films to comply with a recent MPAA…
Barry Blaustein, helmer of the wrestling documentary "Beyond the Mat," is in negotiations with Universal to direct "The Gelfin," a script he and writing partner David Sheffield sold to Imagine…
Mark De Vitre has been upped to general manager of Fox Movie Channel and senior VP of operations of FX Networks, the company announced Wednesday.
Web studio Next Picture has partnered with iPix to create an interactive online location scouting service.
The problems just keep piling up on the doorstep of Cinar Corp. The embattled Montreal-based TV producer and distributor is now in danger of being delisted from the Toronto and Nasdaq stock…
After a decade, the Terminator is back, and it looks like Indiana Jones is right behind him. Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed to reprise his role as the cyborg in "Terminator 3." Meanwhile, M. Night…
Eminem's "The Marshall Mathers LP" (Aftermath/Interscope) remained on top of the national music charts for the fourth straight week, according to sales data released Wednesday.
Rookie screenwriting team Jason Marx and Ben Loory have signed two deals -- one with USA Films and Jodie Foster's Egg Pictures, another with Guy East and Nigel Sinclair's Intermedia Films and…