Liev Schreiber and Nina Siemaszko have joined the cast of TriStar's "Jakob the Liar," now shooting in Poland.
CBS is turning its Bill Cosby-hosted "Kids Say the Darndest Things" specials into a midseason series, which could air as part of the Eye web's Friday family lineup.
MTV OY, the holding company for Finnish commercial channel MTV3, and Finland's Aamulehti Corp., together are taking a 23.4% share in Swedish commercial channel TV4.
Catching a movie probably won't be high on the agenda when Chinese President Jiang Zemin arrives Sunday in Washington to meet with President Clinton.
Carmike Cinemas Inc.'s third-quarter earnings fell 14% to $8.2 million after the weaker-than-expected box office performance of the quarter's film releases, Carmike said Tuesday.
Warner Bros. has reorganized its East Coast advertising and publicity group, resulting in several promotions and new hires throughout the New York City-based office.
Actor-comedian Sinbad got the official nod Tuesday as the new host of Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's syndie latenight talker "Vibe" (Daily Variety, Oct. 21).
France's tough TV laws will come under increasing pressure in the coming weeks. The French TV regulatory body the CSA is about to allow Ted Turner's Cartoon Network to be carried on cable here, after…
The first new dramas of the season have crashed and burned. ABC on Tuesday canceled the Monday-night drama "Timecop," and Fox has pulled its Thursday drama "413 Hope Street" off the air during the…
Pacific Theatres has been selected as the operator of a 3,400-seat multiplex in Ira Smedra's proposed Village Center Westwood complex, it was confirmed Tuesday by Smedra and Pacific CEO Chris Forman…