Carmike Cinemas Inc. signed a $75 million leasing deal with Helmstar Group Inc. to finance the construction of about a dozen new multiplex theaters over the next two years, Carmike said Tuesday.
Sander Schwartz, the Columbia TriStar TV exec who raised the studio's children's programming wing from infancy to its present stage as a precocious toddler, has been promoted to executive VP and…
NBC has ordered additional episodes of its 8:30 p.m. sitcoms "Fired Up" and "Union Square."
Time Warner Inc. and Viacom Inc. on Monday finally confirmed their plans to sell Cinamerica/Mann Theaters to a joint venture of investment firm Warburg Pincus and former Cinemaworld president Jeff…
Despite organizers' continuing efforts to spread the kudos wealth, British broadcasters nabbed four of the six Intl. Emmy statuettes Monday during the 25th annual awards ceremony here.
A Superior Court judge in Los Angeles on Monday rejected claims by some entertainment industry businesses that a strict gun control ordinance would make it impossible to shoot an action movie within…
Miramax Films' "The Wings of the Dove" remained perched on top of the exclusives roster for the second week.
From Macedonia to Mexico, and from Thailand to Turkey, 44 countries have submitted films for consideration in the category of best foreign language film for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and…
A thunderous foreign preem by "Starship Troopers," "Bean" blitzing Italy and "Hercules' " beefy bows in three European markets highlighted another boisterous weekend at cinemas overseas.
WCBS has tapped the former exec producer of "Today" and "NBC Nightly News" to again retool its lagging news operation.
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), chairman of the Senate committee on telecommunications and a potential candidate for President of the U.S., told an audience of TV executives that he's talking to the…