The National Endowment for the Arts survived an attempt to cancel its funding Wednesday as House conservatives sought to revive a debate over art works they say are unfit for taxpayer support.
In case you missed it, the Oregon Film & Video Office has launched a mysterious campaign to drum up business for the state that features some of the wildest descriptions of mythical movies this side…
Looks like English Bob is picking up the shooting iron one more time.
Lancit Media Prods. is developing the Caroline B. Cooney young-adult novel "The Cheerleader" as an ABC Afterschool Special. Jeffrey Kindley will script, with Lancit's Cecily Truett, Larry Lancit and…
DirecTv Inc. has signed a pay-per-view agreement with Universal Pay Television, whereby U will provide current release films and events for PPV.
BET Holdings Inc.'s Black Entertainment Television Inc. subsidiary has acquired 80% interest in Santa Monica-based Avalon Pictures Inc. for $ 13 million cash and assumption of certain debt.
Spike Lee has attached his name and creative input to a new series of comic books that will deal with African-Americans, the ghetto and race relations
Roseanne and Tom Arnold said they'll donate $ 15,000 to the Red Cross to help Mississippi River flood victims in Iowa and Illinois. The Arnolds have a home and diner they run in Iowa and have named…
Taking a cue from SAG and AFTRA, Laugh Factory owner Jamie Masada is attempting to start a nonprofit foundation to assist comedians in need of medical assistance.
In what could end up as a breakthrough on the thorny issue of retransmission consent, the third largest cable operator in the U.S., Continental Cablevision, has agreed to pay the ABC- and…
Jeff Margolis, who has directed the last five Academy Award telecasts, has been signed to produce and direct this year's Miss America Pageant, seeking to breathe new life into the beauty contest.