Laurence Fishburne is going back to the future. The actor, who recently appeared in the space thriller "Event Horizon," is near a deal to star opposite Keanu Reeves in Warner Bros.' sci-fi pic…
The MGM Worldwide Television Group has named Richard Phillips, a film, investment banking and cable industry exec, its exec VP of MGM Networks.
Fox Searchlight Pictures has agreed to produce "Save Me," the first feature from Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, the Oscar-winning team that produced and directed the Emmy-winning "The Celluloid…
Coverage of the death of Princess Diana drove syndicated magazine strips to their highest ratings in months for the Labor Day holiday week ending Sept. 7, according to Nielsen's latest syndie ratings…
Hercules and Xena, meet the Timecops. Flat Earth Prods., the digital f/x house responsible for the wizardry on syndie TV's two biggest hits, has bagged the same gig for another Universal TV show…
MGM Gold, the 24-hour entertainment channel that features films from the MGM library, has broken into the potentially lucrative China market.
Setting the yearly box office grosses record for a single studio of more than $1.2 billion --- as Sony Pictures Entertainment seems certain to do this year --- is one tough act to follow.
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.