Megabudgeted miniseries are sweeping the TV industry, fueled by the buzz surrounding HBO's most expensive project ever --the 12-hour, $68-million "From the Earth to the Moon," exec produced by Tom…
Lisa Nicole Carson, who has a regular role on Fox's "Ally McBeal" and a recurring role on "ER," has taken yet another assignment. Carson will play Martin Lawrence's love interest in the Universal…
Hearst-Argyle Television, the product of a merger in August, reported fourth-quarter earnings of $19 million before extraordinary items, compared with a pro-forma loss of $1.5 million in the…
Oprah Winfrey on Thursday won her court battle against Texas cattlemen when a federal jury ruled she did not slander the beef industry in a 1996 installment of her talkshow concerning mad cow disease.
Peter Falk returns to Broadway to star in the premiere of Arthur Miller's play "Mr. Peters' Connections." It is Falk's first time on stage since 1970 when he starred in Neil Simon's "Prisoner of 2nd…
Ron Bass, who wrote TriStar's romantic comedy hit "My Best Friend's Wedding," has been named ShoWest's Screenwriter of the Year. He will accept the honor at the ShoWest Awards in Las Vegas on March…
A higher tax rate dented Ticketmaster Group Inc.'s fourth-quarter earnings result, pushing it down 7% to $1.3 million on 36% higher revenues of $93.2 million.
EXCLUSIVEThe FX cabler has staked out "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," picking up rerun rights to the hit WB Network drama starting in 2001.
A former marketing executive for United Artists Theatre Circuit who was accused of anti-semitism has been paid $425,000 to settle claims related to the case, his lawyer said Wednesday.
Italy's ruling center-left government has sent several new regs to Parliament as part of the TV reform bill. If approved, the regs will impact all the broadcast players, but most particularly Silvio…