Newspaper editor and TV producer James G. Bellows has been named editorial consultant to the Los Angeles Newspaper Group. He will help develop new editorial initiatives for the group's five…
Japanese satellite platform operators PerfecTV and JSkyB officially merged on Friday to create the largest direct satellite broadcasting service in the country.
Several well-known comedians, including Chris Elliott ("Cabin Boy"), Kathy Griffin ("Suddenly Susan") and Larry Miller ("The Nutty Professor"), have joined the voice cast of "Dilbert," Columbia…
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Kopelson Entertainment has optioned "Knox," an action-heist film written by first-time scribes Rick Eid and Gavin Harris.
Marlo Thomas, diving into the feature producing realm, has sold "The Assistants" as a pitch to Touchstone Pictures with Barry Sonnenfeld and Barry Josephson attached to produce with her.
The season's two top tuners -- Livent's "Ragtime" and Disney's "The Lion King" -- predictably dominated the Tony nominations, with "Ragtime" out in front with 13 nominations followed by "Lion King's"…
Hearst-Argyle Television Inc. announced Friday that, compared with year-earlier results on a same-station basis, first-quarter earnings increased 50% to $6.7 million while revenues rose 7.4% to $87.3…
That sinking feeling experienced by many exhibitors overseas last week was caused not so much by the inevitable, albeit slight, slowing down of the good ship "Titanic" but of the lead weight from a…
MGM has set Robert De Niro to star in "Flawless," which Joel Schumacher has scripted and will direct in New York this fall. The film will be produced by Schumacher in conjunction with De Niro and…
Hilary Galanoy and Joe Martino have both been named veepees of development for Morgan Creek Prods. at Warner Bros., the company announced Wednesday.
Cablevision's ad sales unit has launched itself into cyberspace by forming the first interactive advertising and marketing unit to be owned and operated by a cable company.