"ER" executive producer John Wells has landed Lou Diamond Phillips to star in "Adversaries," Wells' first post-"ER" series creation for NBC and Warner Bros. Diamond will play a deputy district…
Miramax is in serious negotiations with Madeleine Stowe, Angelina Jolie, Gillian Anderson and Gena Rowlands to star in "Dancing About Architecture," a drama written and to be directed by Willard…
Squelching the biggest buzz in town (for the time being), Warner Bros. went on the record Monday to dismiss rumors that Mark Canton is taking over as head of production. Canton has a production deal…
Neve Campbell will be a first-time presenter at this year's Oscarcast.
The world premiere of "Shadrach," starring Harvey Keitel and Andie MacDowell, will kick off the fourth annual Los Angeles Independent Film Festival April 16. The 1998 edition of the five-day indie…
The European Commission may force media giants the Kirch Group and CLT-UFA to surrender their exclusive pay TV rights for Germany to competitors, European competition commissioner Karel van Miert…
Lions Gate's "Love and Death on Long Island" remained on top of the exclusives roster for the second week.
You just knew "Titanic" had to lose power overseas at some stage. Some collapse: James Cameron's epic grossed a still-hefty $37 million on 6,238 screens in 52 territories last weekend, driving the…
Stock in Garth Drabinksy's theater concern, Livent Inc., has slid 9% in the past few weeks on word that longtime Livent exec Robert Topol had quit, making him the third veteran executive to leave the…
Polygram's Classics and Jazz labels have pacted with Penguin Books to create Penguin Music Classics, an imprint designed to tap the repertoire of the music conglom's labels.