TV production vet Bruce McKay has been handed the exec producing gavel on new one-hour court syndie "Judge Mathis." And signing on to direct the five-day a week Warner Bros.-distribbed "Mathis" is…
On Monday, Lucasfilm and 20th Century Fox received the best box office news since the boffo opening day of "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace": The pic's final Sunday gross of $21.9 was…
Simulation ride creator Iwerks Entertainment has extended its multimillion-dollar agreement with Dave & Buster's, inking a long-term deal for ride simulation attractions for new locations and to…
Royal Pictures has signed Nick Corri and Laura Herring to topline "Calle Ocho," a $5.5 million romantic drama that's set for a July 12 start.
With three nights still uncounted, the Peacock is already crowing victory in the May sweeps. Though its Jesse Ventura biopic was body-slammed by the Sunday competition, NBC is projecting solid wins…
Ben Stiller and Cameron Diaz, whose hellish first date sparked belly laughs in last summer's "There's Something About Mary," may revisit the subject in DreamWorks' romantic comedy "Date School."
Seagram Co. kicks off a 10-day roadshow later this week to market its $2.5 billion equity offering, with its stock trading 10% below where it was when the deal was announced 10 days ago.
Fox Family Channel's live-action laffer "The New Addams Family" is getting a broadcast window on Fox Kids' Network.
Cable networks TBS and TNT have purchased first broadcast rights to Universal's runaway hit "The Mummy," in a package that also includes "Life," "EDtv" and "Primary Colors."
Next on "Jerry Springer": a kinder, gentler approach to the show? Buzz is building that USA Networks boss Barry Diller -- who moves in decidedly different circles than the average "Springer" fan -…
The sleepy spring B.O. overseas finally sprang to life over the weekend, powered by the world preem of "Notting Hill," the first international engagements for "EDtv" and the continued rollouts of…