Top industry execs and above-the-line talent are expected as panelists at the inaugural Directors Guild of America's Summit on Diversity, the DGA announced Tuesday. The event is scheduled for Sept…
Actor Scott Bakula and his Bakula Prods. banner have pacted with indie film and TV production outfit Green Communications to develop and produce "Promises Kept," a film based on the true story of…
Hearkening back to the philanthropic rock 'n' roll consciousness of the 1980s, Showtime Event TV (SET) has joined forces with onetime Beatles producer George Martin to present an all-star…
Clear Channel Communications Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to buy the radio broadcasting and outdoor advertising assets of Paxson Communications Corp. for $600 million.
In its offshore preem, Paramount's sci-fier "Event Horizon" launched in the U.K. last weekend with a solid but not spectacular $1.7 million in four days on 207 screens.
Sheldon Wiseman, forced to give up control of his Lacewood Group of companies to Paragon Entertainment Corp. last month, is developing a new TV series utilizing the talents of Leslie Nielsen through…
Director Peter Bogdanovich, whose latest literary endeavor, "Who the Devil Made It," also made the bestseller list, will be the guest of honor at a private book-signing and reception to benefit…
Organizers of the 16th Media Access Awards have announced the call for submissions.
Writer-producer-director Adam Rifkin, whose credits include the 1995 feature "The Chase" starring Charlie Sheen, has been enlisted to executive produce as well as write and direct three series pilots…
Hoping to establish a platform for consolidation in the exhibition industry, investment firms Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst lead a group of at least five bidders aggressively…