Columbia's debuting Martin Lawrence action-comedy "Blue Streak" led the weekend box office with an estimated $19.2 million; Kevin Costner's third time at the plate, Universal's freshman "For Love of…
Global mogul Rupert Murdoch and Italy's telco giant Telecom Italia are in final negotiations with Vittorio Cecchi Gori to buy part of his media group, Italy's top film producer and distributor…
Gerard Depardieu is in advanced talks to play opposite Glenn Close in Disney's "102 Dalmatians," the sequel to the hit 1996 pooch pic "101 Dalmatians."
With competitors USA, TBS and TNT forging ahead with an all-out assault on the major networks' one-time domain of first-broadcast movie slates, Comedy Central has joined the fray, landing four Buena…
Women in Film gave kudos to several TV high achievers Friday at the Beverly Hilton at the ceremony for the sixth annual Lucy Awards.
WestStar Cinemas, which owns all of the Mann Theaters including Mann's Chinese Theater in Hollywood, announced Friday that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
The Roundabout Theatre Co. has agreed to settle an arbitration by offering Broadway contracts to SSDC members Rob Marshall and Sam Mendes who are, respectively, director-choreographer and co-director…
BS is developing a series about mismatched cops to star John DiResta and Justin McKinney, two real-life police officers who went from law enforcement to standup comedy. The deal's worth mid-six…
Nickelodeon will open its new $10 million digital animation studio and development laboratory in Gotham next month.
Beefing up its Internet staff, Tribune Broadcasting Co. has upped Michael A. Silver to the newly created position of veep of new media.
BMG Entertainment, Liquid Audio and PBS will spend more than $1 million on a marketing campaign to offer songs from the Dave Matthews Band, one of the industry's biggest acts, over the Internet.