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TriStar Pictures producers Cary Woods and Rob Fried confirmed Monday the acquisition of movie rights to playwright and veteran New York actor Evan Handler's one-man show "Time on Fire."
Producer Menahem Golan and 21st Century Film Corp. have sued Carolco Pictures Inc. and Carolco Intl. N.V. for allegedly refusing to give Golan a screen credit as producer of the film "Spiderman."
The National Endowment for the Arts awarded $ 53 million in grants Monday, with New York and California collectively receiving about $ 15 million.
Attorneys for former Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer owner Kirk Kerkorian have filed a motion with Los Angeles Superior Court to dismiss the studio's pending $ 750 million lawsuit against him and former MGM/UA…
American filmmaker Luis Valdez says he hopes to make a movie on the life of the late labor leader Cesar Chavez as soon as he finishes one on the life of Mexican artist Frida Khalo.
Vicki Lawrence stormed off the set of her Group W Prods.' talkshow "Vicki!" Monday morning, asserting that "interference" from the syndicator has caused her such duress that she is uncertain if she…
Interactive Network said it will withdraw a registration statement from the SEC for a public offering of 2.5 million common shares.
Three of Australia's most powerful media players have formed a consortium to operate a satellite pay TV license. Kerry Packer's Nine network, Rupert Murdoch's News Limited (the local arm of News…
After all the bells, whistles and false alarms, the heir to David Letterman on NBC's "Late Night" will indeed be a virtually unknown, 30-year-old producer for "The Simpsons" named Conan O'Brien.
QVC Network Inc. is joining Mexico's Grupo Televisa S.A. for a Spanish version of its cable retailing. Barry Diller's cable programmer will own part of the new company formed by the two firms.