Viacom said Tuesday that it has received a green light from the Internal Revenue Service for a tax-free sale of its full holding in Blockbuster anytime after Sept. 29.
Channel Four Intl. has snapped up worldwide distribution rights to "Live ... at Shark Pass," a special docu event scheduled to air on the Discovery Channel in the U.S. on Aug. 8.
HBO is in negotiations with Sydney Pollack's Mirage Prods. for a 10-hour Western miniseries set at a busy trading post.
Visit Emmy CentralEmmy nominees Dennis Franz (“NYPD Blue”), Dylan McDermott (“The Practice”) and Jenna Elfman (“Dharma & Greg”) have signed up as presenters on next month’s Emmycast. “Buffy the…
Peter Weller, Roy Scheider and Gordon Currie are set to star in LeMonde Entertainment's action-adventure thriller "Falling Through."
The most talked-about element of Talk, the new magazine from Tina Brown, may well turn out to be the paper it's printed on.
Mel Gibson and Jet Li, who played adversaries in "Lethal Weapon 4," are teaming to produce a martial-arts syndicated action series that is being set up at Alliance Atlantis.
Lisa Canning has been tapped host of "Destination Stardom," Pax TV's upcoming talent search/variety hour from "Star Search" creator Al Masini.
Lawyers for Fox News and Paramount Pictures were discussing the possibility of a settlement Tuesday of the dispute in which Fox accused Paramount's "Entertainment Tonight" of stealing and airing…
The phenomenal $28 million opening box office enjoyed by "The Blair Witch Project" could be the greenlight Hollywood's major studios have been waiting for to devote a larger percentage of their…
One of the nation's richest hunting grounds for political candidates is Hollywood, and it is particularly important to Democrats. But while the presidential candidates may be happy with all the money…