Renowned poet, author and playwright Maya Angelou will try her hand behind the camera for the first time when she directs "Down in the Delta" for Showtime, a family drama that begins production July…
Marc Wolf, who has been with Di Novi Pictures since early April, has been named VP of development at the company. He is responsible for identifying and acquiring properties for the company. Di Novi…
The race continues to see which entertainment company will pull the trigger on the first Aldrich Ames feature. Fox 2000 seems to have a leg up so far.
Movie studios continued to pace the upfront ad sales market Friday, booking much of their ad business for the fall season along with automakers.
Tom Schulman summed up a central message that panelists brought to a first-of-its-kind writers conference in Santa Monica: "Fight."
PrimeTime 24, a satellite programming service that sells network signals to DirecTV's DBS subscribers, filed an antitrust suit Friday against ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, their affiliate groups and the…
Granada is set to unveil a top level management shake-up that will include the early retirement of chief exec Steve Morrison, who has been with the ITV company for nearly three decades.
Responding to the conditions of the marketplace, Geffen Records on Friday trimmed 20 positions from its 205-member workforce. The cuts cross all levels of the exec ranks at the label.
In the first big executive shuffle since Peter Roth was named president of Fox Entertainment Group last fall, the heads of primetime programs and comedy development are ankling the network, and…
Just when U.S. and west European media investors believed Hungarian TV privatization to be a done deal, the National Radio and Television Board (ORTT) has delayed the bidding process and shaken…
Wells Fargo will donate $5 million toward completion of the long-delayed Walt Disney Concert Hall, it was announced Sunday.