Girl power ruled at the fifth annual MTV Europe Music Awards, presented Thursday in Milan, with mistress of ceremonies Jenny McCarthy as the show's first female host and major prizes going to…
Germany's Jugendfilm has inked a distribution deal with 20th Century Fox whereby the Hollywood major will handle all Jugendfilm titles, both theatrically and for home entertainment.
"Blade" helmer Stephen Norrington and his producing partner Matthew Justice have signed a deal with Summit Entertainment to finance and distribute their next pic, "The Last Minute."
Brando Giordani, the head of programming for the Cecchi Gori Group's TV network TeleMontecarlo, ankled the company this week (Daily Variety, Oct. 20).
With an eye toward the new millennium, Brian Sullivan, CEO of Rolling Oaks Enterprises, and producers Dan Glasser and James Frey have formed Next Generation, an indie production company that will use…
TV writer, producer and "Friend of Bill" Linda Bloodworth-Thomason has sold her first novel -- but don't expect "Primary Colors."
With the impasse between ABC and NABET showing no signs of breaking, the Alphabet web Wednesday announced a new labor agreement with the New York branch of the union representing stagehands.
NBC has benched the frosh John Wells drama "Trinity" for the rest of the November sweeps period. NBC told Wells that the sweeps race is so close that NBC must bolster any weak spots on the schedule.
Britain's BBC will come under fire early next month, as leading Brit media companies complain to the European Commission that the Beeb should not be allowed to use public funds to finance its…
Members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. nixed changes in its bylaws that would have permitted Miramax Films' "Life Is Beautiful" to be eligible for a Golden Globe Award for best foreign film.
UPN has picked Monday Jan. 25 at 8 p.m. as the launch date for its animated sitcom "Dilbert."
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History