Academy Award winner Geena Davis will help kick off the Oscar season as she joins Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences president Robert Rehme in announcing this year's Oscar nominations…
Italy's pubcaster RAI and Silvio Berlusconi's TV group Mediaset will separately launch digital channels in the next few months.
The search for a commanding voice to lead the troops in DreamWorks' special effects film "Small Soldiers" has ended. The studio has signed Oscar winner Tommy Lee Jones, who'll voice Chip Hazard, the…
Atlantis Communications is making its first push into U.S. network TV production, and the company has inked an exclusive production and development deal with "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman" creator, Beth…
British Sky Broadcasting filed a $48 million lawsuit Monday against Carlton Communications, as cracks started to appear in the alliance between BSkyB, Carlton and Granada Group to launch digital…
Miramax Films has named Meryl Poster and Robert Osher co-presidents of production, filling a job that has been vacant since Allen Sabinson's exit a year ago.
Carmike Cinemas Inc.'s net profit dropped 51% to $2 million in the fourth quarter, the exhib said Tuesday, reflecting lower box office admissions. Wall Street analysts attribute the slide to the…
Actors' Equity Assn., the professional actors union, and East West Players, have negotiated a contract for the theatrical group's inaugural season at the new Union Center for the Arts in downtown Los…
Universal TV has inked a three-year drama development deal with "Law & Order" executive producer Rene Balcer worth an estimated $6 million over the course of the deal.
Catherine Deneuve will be presented with a Golden Bear award for lifetime achievement at the 48th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 11-22), festival topper Moritz de Hadeln told journalists at a news…
Roger L. Stevens, Broadway producer, real estate tycoon and the driving force behind the creation of Washington, D.C.'s John F. Kennedy Center, died Feb. 2 in Washington of pneumonia. He was 87.