Ned Nalle has been tapped president, worldwide television production, Universal Networks and Worldwide Television Distribution Group, becoming the latest U exec to be promoted in the wake of Barry…
Continuing its series of biblical made-for-cable films, TNT is about to turn the story of Jesus Christ into a miniseries. The TNT Original four-hour project "Jesus" is skedded to go before the…
Chris Smith, the U.K. government minister for culture, media and sport, rolled into Midem 1998 on Monday night, the first visit by a British minister in the music market's 32-year history.
EXCLUSIVECasting some of filmdom's hottest emerging talent with a '70s counterpart, Miramax Films and director James Gray have gathered Mark Wahlberg, Joaquin Phoenix, Charlize Theron and James Caan…
On the eve of the netlet's launch of a fourth night of programming, WB CEO Jamie Kellner addressed a largely upbeat affiliate body and went on the attack against rival UPN by detailing the advances…
Lifetime announced Tuesday at the winter gathering of TV critics in Pasadena that it will air a docudrama centered on the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing and one woman's struggles in its aftermath.
EXCLUSIVEJeremy Brock, screenwriter of the regal drama "Mrs. Brown," has been signed by director Scott Hicks to script a DreamWorks project about two 19th century British explorers.
Adding to the growing roster of movie fests, the San Diego Intl. Film Festival debuts this summer with what its founders hope will be a packed slate of studio and indie films from the U.S., Europe…
Roseanne, Howie Mandel, Donny & Marie Osmond and "Hollywood Squares" center square Whoopi Goldberg were all duly besieged by photographers during their personal appearances at the NATPE convention…
Alliance Independent Films has acquired international rights in all media to American Spectrum entry "First Love, Last Rites," starring Giovanni Ribisi, Natasha Gregson Wagner and Robert John Burke.