Anita Addison is ankling her post as vice president of drama development at CBS Entertainment, and Nina Tassler, senior vice president of drama at CBS Prods., is taking her place, the network…
Major Aussie producer-distrib Beyond Films has inked British thesp Rufus Sewell ("Dark City," "Cold Comfort Farm") and American Martin Donovan ("The Opposite of Sex," "Portrait of a Lady") to topline…
Boomer Esiason, the former NFL quarterback set to debut as a commentator on ABC's NFL "Monday Night Football" this fall, will be one of the hosts of the 78th annual "Miss America Pageant." Esiason…
Conde Nast chairman S.I. Newhouse named staff writer David Remnick editor of the New Yorker Monday, just hours after withdrawing an offer for the same job from Slate editor Michael Kinsley in an…
All the talk about Burger King's "Small Soldiers" promotion will most likely end up moving product beyond expectations. Even Burger King spokeswoman Kimberly Miller was willing to admit, "Whenever a…
San Francisco-based Century Theatres has announced its latest round of cinema construction, which will extend the exhib into Alaska, Colorado, Illinois and Oregon.
Universal has signed a three-picture deal with Front Row, the cable TV pay-per-view consortium, making it the fourth studio to do a PPV deal with U.K. cable operators.
In a stunning surprise, Walt Disney-owned ESPN has abandoned its much-touted plan to get into the regional-sports-network business by creating a cable channel in Southern California called ESPN West.
"Godzilla's" strong but not spectacular bow in Japan plus muscular preems by "Armageddon," "Scream 2," "Lost in Space" and "Mulan" put more bounce into the buoyant cinema business overseas last…
Puerto Rico's $160 million TV market is in a state of flux following the departure of the top station's general manager and the pending sale of another major outlet.