Young Irish thesp Keri Russell has inked for the lead role in Phoenix Pictures' low-budget comedy "Mad About Mambo."
NCTAJust as it looked like digital detente was developing between cablers and broadcasters, Tele-Communications Inc. chairman John Malone vowed Tuesday not to carry the HDTV format preferred by NBC…
Almost two dozen IATSE locals have embarked on a crusade against Burbank post-production house 4MC for allegedly refusing to comply with a court order to come up with $9 million in back pay for…
Universal and Jersey Films are near a deal for a biopic of Groucho Marx that will be hatched by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski, the scribes who wrote the Jersey-produced Andy Kaufman biopic…
Emanuele Crialese's comic love story "Once We Were Strangers" was named the best American feature at the 1998 Avignon/New York Film Festival, which wrapped Sunday. "Strangers," which premiered in…
"Access Hollywood" supervising producer Laurie Ender is stepping down at the end of this month after three years with the NBC/Twentieth TV syndie newsmag.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has named Robert Billeci exec director of worldwide satellite operations for its Digital Studios Division.
Commercial TV revenue in the U.K. rose 14% to £4.733 billion ($7.86 billion) last year, according to figures published by the Independent Television Commission.
Bavarian media magnate Leo Kirch has requested major loans from several banks but has been turned down, a German newspaper reported Wednesday.
Bob Higgins has been upped to veepee of creative affairs for Columbia TriStar Children's Programming.