Satcaster DirecTV has signed a marketing and distribution deal with GTE, marking the satcaster's third pact with a local telephone giant this year.
Former Spelling Films sales exec Mark Lindsay has joined Mutual Film Intl. as VP of distribution.
"The Lion King's" empire will soon span three continents: After ruling the Broadway box office for months, playing to SRO capacity at Gotham's New Amsterdam Theater, the musical adapted from the 1994…
Verbal strikes against Jerry Springer and Howard Stern came fast and furious Tuesday -- with the NAB confab serving as ground zero.
Acting in unison, News Corp.-backed satcaster Sky Latin America and cabler Fox Sports Americas have bagged rights to most of the Chilean soccer to be broadcast over the next five years.
Fifteen writer-directors have been tapped to fine-tune their film projects at this year's Filmmakers and Screenwriters Labs at the Sundance Institute.
The possibility that ABC's "Monday Night Football" could be changed to "ESPN's Monday Night Football" got a mixed reception from the network's affiliates: Some hated it and some said they could…
Ashley Judd is in serious talks to star opposite Tommy Lee Jones in Paramount Pictures' action thriller "Double Jeopardy."
Amidst a market sell-off, Viacom Inc. stock inched up fractionally Tuesday after the entertainment giant reported signs of a strong turnaround at its Blockbuster video unit.
Walt Disney Studios has promoted Dean Hallett to senior vice president of planning and control, the Mouse House announced.