The online industry and the federal government must cooperate in criminal investigations and public education to ensure the Internet is safe for kids, Vice President Al Gore told attendees at an…
The Federal Communications Commission told a federal court here this week that it is not planning to rescind the ban on owning a newspaper and TV station in the same market --- signaling once again…
Following in the film industry's computer-generated footsteps, visual f/x boutique Available Light Ltd. has announced plans to strengthen its digital effects division, and has hired three new CG and…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has picked up four more episodes of the Thursday sitcom "Between Brothers" from Columbia TriStar TV.
Cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. formed a 50-50 partnership with privately held cabler Insight Communications LP to own cable systems serving 320,000 subscribers in Indiana, the companies said…
Whoopi Goldberg has been selected to receive the Special Tribute prize at the 24th Annual People's Choice Awards, skedded for broadcast Jan. 11 at 9 p.m. on CBS.
Signing with an agency for the first time in his career, actor/comedian Tim Allen has inked with International Creative Management, where he and his production banner, Boxing Cat Prods., will be…
After toplining and co-writing the Universal comedy "Half Baked," comic Dave Chappelle has been set to star in and co-write the comedy "Rufus," which Robert Simonds will produce at U.
Stacy Lifton has been named VP of business and legal affairs at Fox Kids Worldwide, where she'll negotiate development, production and acquisition of programming for both Fox kids programming and the…
John F. Breglio, arguably New York's highest-profile theater lawyer, has been named chairman of the board of directors of the Theater Development Fund. Breglio replaces TDF's retiring chairman, David…
Thanksgiving brought a near-record bounty to N.Y. legit last week, sending receipts soaring to $12.5 million, the second-largest weekly gross in Broadway history.