Cliffie Stone, a country music legend who enjoyed a successful career as a musician, singer, radio disc jockey, songwriter and producer, died Saturday of a heart attack at his home in Canyon Country…
The board of directors at Japanese movie house Shochiku Co. decided Monday to dismiss company president Toru Okuyama, along with his son and senior managing director Kazuyoshi Okuyama, saying the two…
Datacasting and niche programming -- not high-definition pictures -- are the future of digital television, broadcasters here were told Tuesday.
The mercurial "Titanic" sailed to an all-time industry record last weekend overseas, grossing an unprecedented $41.5 million from nearly 4,000 screens, propelling the cume to $144.4 million just five…
Does "Law & Order" speak the universal language? Universal TV and series creator Dick Wolf think it can. Wolf and the studio are looking into the idea of producing foreign versions of the acclaimed…
DreamWorks has added Latin America to its list of pay TV output deals by pacting with webs allied with four of its studio rivals.
The Golden Globes have awarded NBC its widest weeklong margin of victory in adults 18-49 without the help of a major sports event since April 29-May 5, 1996.
TV talkshow gabber Larry King has leapt into the feature world with an option on the spec script "Meaner Than Hell: A Christmas Story" in partnership with NADM Entertainment.
A week after securing rights to air NFL football for record-setting sums, CBS and ABC are passing the hat to their affiliates.
The syndie biz began the new year with a bang, as many strips rebounded from the holiday ratings slump with double-digit gains in the week ending Jan. 4.
Helmer Joe Dante, finishing up "Small Soldiers" for DreamWorks, has inked to direct the Mount Royal Entertainment indie pic "Sacred Estates," sources said Wednesday.