A weekend slump for playoff baseball has dragged down primetime batting averages for networks covering the action, but thanks to the Boston Red Sox and the ratings hope they delivered on Monday of…
In an unexpected change in Initial Entertainment Group's recent expansion effort, the company's senior veep of production Shauna Hellewell and post-production supervisor Frank Salvino are ankling the…
The French government is stepping up its efforts to have "culture" kept out of the next round of international trade talks, which kick off in Seattle next month.
Martin Landau and Juliet Stevenson have joined Michael Caine in the cast of "Shiner," a British thriller to be directed by John Irvin.
In another key addition to the Canuck company's U.K. release slate, Alliance Atlantis Motion Picture Distribution has acquired British helmer Eric Styles' "Relative Values" for the U.K. and Canada.
Former United Artists CEO Eric Pleskow is joining forces with Dutch writer-scripter Leon de Winter and German film producer-distrib Senator Film to form a major London-based sales and production…
Fox today is expected to announce a November sweeps schedule that lacks "Action."
Japan's Ministry of Post and Telecommunications aims to develop a unified format for the government's broadcast satellite programming and the direct-to-home commercial platforms by April 2001, a…
BMG Entertainment has filed a $150 million lawsuit against Jive Records and members of the group 'N Sync in an effort to stop the ensemble from releasing albums through any label other than BMG's RCA…
Former Go Network exec Patrick Naughton, who is accused of trying to arrange sex over the Internet with a 13-year-old girl, pleaded not guilty on Tuesday, and his lawyer said the defendant would…
United Artists Films has joined with Pathe Pictures to co-finance the Michael Winterbottom-directed "Kingdom Come."