Director John Frankenheimer will be awarded the Lifetime achievement award at this year's ShowEast. Confab will be held in Atlantic City at the Trump Taj Mahal Oct. 18-21.
The Sci-Fi Channel, searching for unusual programming buys to refresh its primetime schedule, has picked up two broken series from Warner Bros. TV, "Brimstone" and "Prey."
The Prism Awards, annually honoring the media for accurate depictions of drug, alcohol and tobacco use, is accepting submissions until Jan. 14.
PBS has postponed its planned Nov. 3 telecast of Wim Wenders' Cuban music docu "Buena Vista Social Club" until next year, after distrib Artisan Entertainment realized that the telecast would render…
Decades of animosity melted away at a historic first meeting of reps from the Mexican film industry and their Hollywood counterparts.
The Cabaret Co.'s production of "Cabaret" at the Wilshire Theatre garnered nine noms for the 1999 Theatre League Alliance Ovation Awards Monday, the most of any production.
Just prior to next year's Oscars, Yahoo! Internet Life magazine will host its first Online Film Festival March 22-23 in Los Angeles.
Regent Entertainment and Moonstone Entertainment, two production companies known for modest budgets and Oscar noms, have formed a strategic alliance.
The Peacock's got some pluck left in it. Thanks to a huge Sunday tune-in for the "Saturday Night Live 25th Anniversary Special," as well as promising debuts for several dramas, NBC is expected to…
The U.S. team's dramatic come-from-behind victory in last weekend's Ryder Cup produced the highest ratings ever for that golf event.
Blockbuster Video said Monday that it has made the commitment to DVD, planning to roll out the digital video format's players and software titles to its 3,800 stores nationwide and 1,000 retail…