During a congressional hearing on a proposal to impose criminal penalties on paparazzi, Rep. Howard Coble (R-N.C.) wanted to know if Michael J. Fox or Paul Reiser had ever made a personal appeal for…
A new House of Commons report has recommended the creation of a single regulatory org for broadcasting and telecommunications as well as the setting up of a separate government department for…
Lauren Holly has joined the casts of the Oliver Stone-directed "On Any Given Sunday" and the Phil Joanou-directed film "Entropy."
With the stroke of a pen, Seagram's $10.6 billion purchase of Polygram shrinks the ranks of the big music congloms from six to five and creates the world's largest music company in both revenue and…
Fox-based Davis Entertainment, which in recent days has set up a string of projects at its home studio, sold B.E. Brauner and James Iver Mattson's spec script "My Romance" to Fox 2000.
Kelly McGillis, John C. Reilly and William Fichtner are set to star in the dark indie comedy "The Settlement." David Rasche and Dan Castellaneta will co-star.
NBC has formally claimed victory for the 1997-98 season and for the May sweeps, which comes as no surprise, since this is probably the first May victory ever clinched on Christmas Eve.
In compliance with demands from the European Commission, telco British Telecom will sell its U.K. cable television operators in order to clear the way for its place in British Interactive…
Tricia Vessey has joined the cast of Warren Beatty-starrer "Town & Country," a drama produced by New Line.
Sony's Columbia Pictures has acquired worldwide distribution rights sans France to Luc Besson's $55 million biopic "Joan of Arc" starring Milla Jovovich from French major Gaumont, the studio…