Batman & Arnold are proving an irresistible force overseas as "Batman & Robin" notched socko openings in five markets and held very well in a raft of other territories over the weekend --- far better…
Nine new Japanese pics will unspool at this year's Montreal World Film Festival, which runs Aug. 22-Sept. 2.
Rachel True and Harland Williams have signed to join Dave Chappelle and "Saturday Night Live" regular Jim Brewer in the cast of Universal's "Half Baked."
CBS Sports inked an unusual seven-year contract extension for the PGA Championship, but the new links pact comes with a substantial price hike.
Steven Levitan, executive producer of the NBC sitcom "Just Shoot Me," has signed an exclusive, four-year development deal with 20th Century Fox.
Organizers of the fourth annual Crystal Lee Sutton Awards have announced that IATSE exec Thomas Short will headline this year's honorees. The event, held at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles on July…
German TV network ProSieben saw, on its first day of a new stock flotation, its initial share price of 72 DM ($42.30) jump $12.70 to close the day at 95 DM ($55).
The Discop '97 TV programming market held here June 26-28 attracted a record 260 buyers from 20 countries and spawned enough deals to reinforce its reputation as the foremost such trade show in the…
More than two dozen Republicans on Monday urged House Speaker Newt Gingrich to restore funding for the National Endowment for the Arts in legislation due on the House floor later this week.
In a major breakthrough in talks over a new TV content code, V-chip sire Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) has signed a letter agreeing to a three-year moratorium on writing new laws targeting television…
The response to half-price cinema tickets on Tuesdays has been so enthusiastic that two of the biggest local chains have permanently lowered their prices.