Boosted by Sunday's dramatic Super Bowl, NBC has more than doubled the primetime average of its closest pursuer in primetime Nielsens for the Jan. 19-25 week, while nearly matching the combined score…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has ordered a two-hour backdoor pilot called "Blade Squad," which was developed by the late Brandon Tartikoff.
EXCLUSIVEFormer "Baywatch" star Yasmine Bleeth has landed the female lead in "BASEketball," the Universal comedy that David Zucker is directing.
After endless court battles and permit hassles, restoration of the wetlands near what could become the future DreamWorks studio is again under way.
Fred Klinkhammer, a veteran Canadian TV exec, has been tapped chief operating officer, exec VP and managing director of Central European Media Enterprises, a key broadcaster operating in Central and…
Former nightclub owner Eli Samaha is fast becoming one of the most aggressive independent producers in town. Samaha's outfit Phoenician Films has agreed to finance Shonda Rhimes' drama "When Willows…
Polygram's "The Gingerbread Man" captured the top slot on the exclusives roster in its first outing. Robert Altman's screen adaptation of the John Grisham novel baked $118,278 in eight ovens in New…
If you ask any cinematographer about the "perfect" movie that left an indelible impression on their soul, then you'll undoubtedly hear a long story.
Unsinkable, unstoppable, unprecedented. As box office observers run out of adjectives to describe "Titanic's" historic six-week run at the box office, the film itself shows no signs of flagging.
Mel Smith, director of the hit comedy "Bean," has signed a two-year first-look deal with Working Title Films. As well as producing "Bean," Polygram-owned Working Title also was behind Smith's…
Two past winners and three first-timers were saluted in the Directors Guild of America list of nominees for 1997 feature film directing, announced on Monday.