Driving past the Boeing plant, the oil wells and the ship yards of Long Beach, it's hard to imagine its infinitely more glamorous past.
Barbra Streisand's Barwood Films has sealed a longform TV production pact with King World Prods. (Daily Variety, June 19).
Regal Cinemas Inc. became the second major exhib in the past week to lower expectations about the third quarter, disclosing that its earnings would be below expectations because of…
Warner Bros. has optioned the screen rights to "Mark of A Murderer," a feature in the September issue of Esquire about three generations of a family on different sides of the law.
ESPN "SportsCenter" anchor Dan Patrick on Wednesday signed a contract extension that will keep him attached to the sports cable net through the year 2004.
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired domestic distribution rights to the French-language film "Marie Baie des Anges," according to sources at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival.
Julia Roberts is set to star opposite Hugh Grant in the English romantic comedy currently known only as "The Notting Hill Project" from the creators of "Four Weddings and a Funeral."
A&E Television Networks and Italian public broadcaster RAI have signed a multiyear deal for the development of thematic TV in Italy, including a digital service, a terrestrial window and a…
E! Entertainment Television will launch Estilo --- its first round-the-clock branded channel in Europe --- in a joint venture with Spain's Canal Satellite Digital (CSD).
The rights to "Dr. Laura" Schlessinger's nationally syndicated daily radio therapy call-in show, which airs weekday afternoons on KFI-AM, sold Wednesday to Jacor Communications for $71.5 million in a…