Chris O'Donnell's Warner Bros.-based company has tapped a production head and two projects in which he will produce and star --- one a romantic holiday comedy and the other a thriller.
Lottery franchise winner DNA Films, has confirmed that Wendy Palmer, chief exec of Ciby Sales, will act as adviser on the financing and foreign sales of its movie projects.
Fox Entertainment Group President Peter Roth embraced a strategy of stability in the official presentation of his first fall primetime lineup, which keeps four nights of the schedule unchanged next…
King World Prods. confirmed Tuesday that it has inked Roseanne to host a syndicated talkshow strip to bow in the fall of 1998.
The Slovak Council for Television Broadcasting heard presentations Monday and Tuesday from five companies bidding for Slovakia's second state television channel.
Environmentalists opposed to DreamWorks' Playa Vista project have called for a boycott of the Steven Spielberg-directed "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" and its product tie-ins.
Cheryl Boone Isaacs has been named president of theatrical marketing for New Line Cinema, it was confirmed Tuesday by Mitchell Goldman, president of marketing and distribution (Daily Variety, May 16).
The MGM Telecommunications Group, foreign TV sales arm of the studio, has tapped James Hurlock VP, sales planning and business development for the Asia Pacific region.
H-TV, the inhouse documentary unit for A&E, has interviewed first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton for a forthcoming edition of the network's "Biography" series profiling billionaire Wal-Mart founder Sam…
UPN may be changing leaders, but the netlet will stay with its strategy aimed at young urban viewers.
"The Last Don" has rigged the May 12-18 primetime Nielsen numbers game in CBS' favor, but NBC still towers above the competition in the important demos thanks to "The Odyssey," which delivered a…