Damon Wayans has sealed a deal with the Carsey-Werner Co. to produce and star in a comedy series for Fox Broadcasting Co., confirming earlier reports (Daily Variety, Aug. 18).
Hitachi Ltd. said Tuesday it has developed a random access memory digital videodisc (DVD-RAM) with a storage capacity of 4.7 gigabytes.
Despite the Quebec government's threats, Howard Stern has only one thing to say to Canada: Lighten up, eh.
A group of telephone companies struggling to break into the subscription TV business is urging Congress to limit the ability of the Walt Disney Co., Viacom, CBS and NBC to enter exclusive programming…
Jon Favreau, the scribe and star of the hot indie pic "Swingers," has inked a deal to adapt Po Bronson's novel "The First 20 Million Is Always the Hardest" for 20th Century Fox and Harold Ramis'…
Viewer interest in the death and funeral of Princess Diana has dominated the Sept. 1-7 primetime Nielsens, with NBC's six Di-themed "Datelines" pushing the Peacock a surprising 2 shares ahead of…
The battle over the future of Westwood Village's prestigious movie market has taken a new turn that has observers scratching their heads and some local residents fuming.
Chris Eigeman co-star of "Barcelona," has been cast in Castle Rock's "The Last Days of Disco."
Entrepreneur Master P, who surprised the industry in June with the success of the direct-to-video pic "I'm Bout It," which sold more than 50,000 copies, owns the bestselling album in the nation…
Walt Disney Co. has asked a judge to disqualify the entire legal team representing Jeffrey Katzenberg in his $250 million breach-of-contract suit --- a move that could delay the trial and make it…
Margherita Pedranzini, a 10-year veteran of Silvio Berlusconi's Fininvest media conglom, has been appointed director of communications of Medusa Film, the group's feature film production and…