Motion Picture Corp. of America co-founder Steve Stabler has optioned the feature spec script "Inbred Jed, Plane Stupid," by Butch and Ben McCain and Steve Brasfield.
NBC and Tribeca Prods. have cast Nick Turturro and Tom Sizemore to star in the "Sammy the Bull" miniser-ies. Sources say the web is also in talks with actress Debi Mazar.
Effects production house Digital Domain, which provided visual f/x for "Titanic" and other blockbuster films, has upped general counsel C. Bradley Call to veepee for business and legal affairs and…
Olivia Williams, who was plucked from the British stage by Kevin Costner to be his co-star in "The Postman," has landed the female lead alongside Bill Murray in "Rushmore," the Touchstone film to be…
Mainframe Entertainment Inc., the Vancouver-based digital animation and effects production company best known for its all-CGI television series "Reboot" and "Beast Wars," has reshuffled the top…
Time Warner agreed Wednesday to sell a group of Southern cable systems to two investor groups, Renaissance Media Partners LLC and Morgan Stanley Capital Partners, for about $300 million.
Week two of the November sweep, the week ending Nov. 9, was a strong one for most syndie skeins, according to Nielsen's latest national syndie ratings report.
An indie TV production company has accused the Family Channel of playing "Let's Break a Deal."
The WB netlet in mid-January is planning to move its Monday mini-hit "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" to lead off Tuesdays, its new fourth night of programming, which will also feature the highly…
View Studio has named Henry Kline exec producer, has upped Mike Davis to Henry artist, has tapped Kim Bajorek marketing director and has appointed Vivian Marks operations manager.
Kirk Kerkorian spent $25 million to support Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.'s weak stock price in its first three days of trading, increasing his stake in the Lion by 1.8% to 63.2%, Kerkorian said in an…