Columbia Pictures has picked up Matthew Chapman's pitch "The Naked Man" for $1 million against $1.8 million as a project for Betty Thomas to direct, sources said Wednesday.
Warner Bros.' Telepictures Distribution is re-establishing its bond with "Love Connection" and taking a chance on "Change of Heart."
Chase Securities and Bear Stearns have begun selling a $325 million film financing bond issue for DreamWorks Plc, sources said, to finance the company's expected production slate of 16-18 pics over…
MGM/UA's "Tomorrow Never Dies," the 18th installment of the James Bond series, will stage its world preem Dec. 5 at Singapore's Golden Village Marina Square Cinema as part of the fourth CineAsia…
Stage technicians at the La Jolla Playhouse have voted unanimously for representation by the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, it was announced Thursday.
Warner Bros. has sunk its teeth into a comedy spec from writing duo Andrew Kurtzman and Elliot Wald about a married couple who adopt a baby and subsequently discover that the child is a vampire…
ABC on Wednesday took the unusual step of picking up its Saturday David E. Kelley legal drama "The Practice" through the 1998-1999 season. Sources said the web also has locked in the sophomore TGIF…
The parliamentary watchdog committee that oversees Italy's pubcaster has accused RAI of bias in its coverage of recent political issues.
In keeping with tradition, the end of daylight saving time has prompted America's Nielsen families to spend more time watching TV, particularly in dayparts dominated by syndie skeins.
UPN has divided its programming department into current and development teams and has hired new execs in both areas.