Alliance Atlantis Communications has acquired Canadian rights to the World War II drama "Varian's War" and is considering the made for TV movie for theatrical release.
Satcaster DirecTV will begin construction next month on a state-of-the-art broadcast center in Los Angeles. The new facility, to be housed on an 11-acre site near the west end of the Marina Freeway…
The Desert Inn Resort on the Las Vegas Strip will close its doors for renovations on Sept. 30, displacing 1,500 Desert Inn employees. In May, when Stephen Wynn made public his intent to purchase the…
The season premiere of Fox Broadcasting Co.'s new sitcom "Ask Harriet" ranked third in its one-time Sunday 8:30 p.m. timeslot in homes and young adults, according to preliminary national ratings.
"Tomorrow Never Dies" delivered a big post-holiday gift to distrib UIP, grossing $114.2 million in less than a month of release.
Eve McVeagh Gordon, a film, TV and stage actress, died Dec. 10 of natural causes in Los Angeles. She was 78.
Summit Entertainment has picked up international rights to the comedy spoof "Heart of Love" from Haxan Films' Eduardo Sanchez and Daniel Myrick, the creators of "The Blair Witch Project." Summit have…
Neil Simon's "Proposals" is the latest casualty of Broadway's annual January shakeout. The play, which opened Nov. 6, will close Jan. 11 after only 76 performances and 11 previews. The Simon comedy…
Spanish pubcaster RTVE is poised to revolutionize its sat channel strategy in Latin America.
British venture capital firm Cinven on Monday bought Reed-Elsevier's IPC magazine unit in a management buyout deal worth £860 million ($1.4 billion), ending a race for some of the European publishing…