Bill and Hillary, take heart: Monicagate didn't rate for syndie newsmags in the days after the latest White House controversy erupted.
WebTV, a subsidiary of software behemoth Microsoft Corp. that designs and manufactures digital set-top boxes for converting TVs into Internet surfing platforms, has retained vet film and TV producer…
Veteran BBC drama exec Michael Wearing is quitting the pubcaster in disgust, claiming that "rampant commercialism" has made it "creatively impossible" for him to remain.
Emmy Award-winning “Seinfeld” co-star Julia Louis-Dreyfus has signed with Creative Artists Agency, where she will be repped by Jennifer Shue, Patrick Whitesell and Bryan Lourd. Louis-Dreyfus has…
Avi Lerner and Danny Dimbort's sales and production entity Nu Image has concluded a 12-title video distribution deal with Trimark Pictures.
Michael Patrick Jann, a former member of the ensemble sketch-comedy troupe the State, has been set to direct the New Line Cinema film "Dairy Queens," a black comedy about a small Minnesota town's…
In the biggest book-to-film deal of the new year, Paramount Pictures late last week made a preemptive, $2 million purchase of the film rights to James Webb's novel "The Emperor's General" for…
Michael Douglas, looking to dive into his first full-fledged action role, is expected to star in the Jonathan Mostow-helmed "U-571" for Universal Pictures, sources said Friday.
Joanne Burns has been named veepee of research and strategic planning for Eyemark Entertainment.
The battle between United Intl. Pictures (UIP) and European Union competition commissioner Karel van Miert has escalated following Van Miert's statement Friday that UIP would no longer be "tolerated."