In a role that would stretch his acting chops to new lengths, Danny DeVito is in talks to topline "Stretch Armstrong" for Caravan Pictures.
After drawn-out negotiations, Barry Diller's USA Networks Inc. agreed Tuesday to raise its offer for the publicly held stock in Ticketmaster Group Inc. to a price that Ticketmaster's board accepted.
Opera star Todd Duncan, who was hand-picked by George Gershwin to play Porgy in "Porgy and Bess," died Feb. 28 of a heart condition at his home in Washington, D.C. He was 95.
Director-producer Taylor Hackford, who most recently helmed “The Devil’s Advocate” for Warner Bros., has signed with International Creative Management, where he will be repped by agency president Jim…
Chile joins the growing Latino trend toward tiered cable services this week, as dominant operator VTR-Cable Express launches a premium level.
In more ways than one, D.C. insiders were the target audience for the Tuesday-night sneak preview of NBC's midseason replacement "Lateline."
Indie TV production company the Producers Entertainment Group has struck a deal to acquire Manhattan Beach-based distrib MediaWorks Intl. in a deal valued at about $6.5 million.
The Columbia TriStar Television Group has upped Mark Lebowitz to senior vice president, finance. Lebowitz will continue to be based at the Sony Pictures Entertainment in Culver City.
Columbia TriStar TV has renewed its exclusive deal with "Party of Five" creators Christopher Keyser and Amy Lippman for $4 million per year over the next three years.
The public portion of the Sprockets Toronto Intl. Film Festival for Children was announced Tuesday.