Paramount Pictures, which has spun gold with bigscreen adaptations of such vintage TV shows as "The Addams Family" and "The Brady Bunch," is looking to take on '60s favorite "Hogan's Heroes."
Iran's 2-1 World Cup victory over the United States has failed to generate any sort of dramatic viewership surge in this country, but did manage the top U.S. rating of the international soccer…
Shawnee Smith, who has a supporting role in the upcoming "Armageddon," has joined Bruce Willis again for the indie pic "Breakfast of Champions."
Ending a seven-year run at the helm of Polygram, Alain Levy stepped down Monday as the company's prexy/CEO. The move is the first in a series of changes expected in the exec suites at the soon-to-be…
Despite pressure from Viacom, Universal and other TV programmers, the U.K.'s Independent Television Commission is proceeding with its controversial plans to allow the unbundling of cable and…
Chesler/Perlmutter Prods., one of the most active independent producers of series and telepics, has signed a deal with the Kushner-Locke Co. and Alliance Communications to produce six 90-minute…
Timothy Hutton and Leslie Stefanson are marching toward roles in Paramount's John Travolta starrer "The General's Daughter."
CBS has ordered nine episodes of the John Larroquette comedy "Payne" from Studios USA.
A deterioration in Polygram's second-quarter performance prompted Seagram Co. to negotiate a $340 million reduction in the $10 billion-plus price it is paying for the music and film conglomerate…
Film industryites are flocking to Karlovy Vary in record numbers this year, when the July 3-11 event will play host to honoree Michael Douglas.