JAPAN Sony Corp. has entered into a technical and capital alliance with struggling Japanese software maker Justsystem Corp. Sony will buy 2 million new shares in the software maker, known for its…
Linda Hamilton and Lynn Whitfield have been cast in Studio USA Pictures' and the Lee Rose telefilm "The Color of Courage," an event movie for USA Network. Pic is skedded to begin shooting June 3 in…
Sidney Poitier's five-decade career will be the subject of a tribute June 18 and 19 at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
In an effort to streamline the development of the Westwood Marketplace complex, Mann Theatres has scaled back its planned multiplex at the site from 2,800 seats to a maximum of 2,000 seats.
Former Miramax Films exec Jim Sherry has been named senior VP and general manager of Alliance Releasing.
Miranda Richardson is being courted for the Roundabout Theater Co.'s planned production of Harold Pinter's "Ashes to Ashes," according to sources.
On the eve of its 70th anniversary, the Hollywood Christmas Parade is changing channels.
Paramount Network TV has promoted Trisha Cardoso Drissi to senior vice president of advertising, publicity and promotion.
News Corp.'s Star TV has signed a deal to launch its Channel V music service in the Commonwealth of Independent States.
The sole legit practitioner amid a crew of physicists, neuroscientists and historians, Chicagoan Mary Zimmerman has been awarded a so-called "genius grant," the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur…
Sunday's Game 7 between the Chicago Bulls and Indiana Pacers has fed NBC a slam-dunk of a ratings win in May 25-31 primetime Nielsens.