The fourth season premiere of Fox Broadcasting Co.'s drama "Party of Five" delivered the highest ever premiere ratings for the series and boosted Fox to a Wednesday win in households and adults 18-49.
Strand Releasing co-president Mike Thomas has left the arthouse distributor he founded nearly a decade ago to join Rialto Pictures, where he will concentrate on domestic theatrical re-releases of…
Japanese network TBS unveiled the revamped format for its flagship news program on Thursday and one of the most notable changes is the addition of news anchor Mitsuyo Kusano.
Miramax Films co-chairmen Bob and Harvey Weinstein have promoted Cary Granat to president of Dimension Films, Miramax's genre banner.
After striking out with the Supreme Court, a group of songwriters and music publishers have begun lobbying Congress to modify current copyright law to give added protections to material written…
Darcie Denkert has been upped to senior executive vice president, business affairs at MGM. Her title was wrong in Thursday’s story. * * * Carsey-Werner Co. exec Dirk W. van de Bunt’s name was…
SVT Sales, the commercial arm of Swedish Television, has picked up worldwide distribution rights for "Friends & Enemies," the Swedish soap that has sparked a legal slugfest in both England and Sweden…
Sony Music is expected to announce today that 550 Records prexy Polly Anthony will add the title of president of Epic Records to her already impressive resume. Anthony had inked a new multi-year…
Cinergi Pictures Entertainment decided to sell its major assets and return the remaining cash to shareholders after unsuccessfully trying to sell itself to Walt Disney Co., Phoenix Pictures and New…
Jerry Glover has been tapped managing director of the National Geographic Channel in the U.K., Scandinavia and Australia.
Robert Duvall, whose personally financed "The Apostle" was a big hit at the Toronto Film Festival, will head back to his thespian roots with a leading role in "A Civil Action" for Touchstone…