Some 22 scientific and technical achievements by entertainment-industry technologists have been chosen from a galaxy of accomplishments for Academy Award consideration, the Academy of Motion Picture…
Legendary CBS News anchor Walter Cronkite urges media companies not to pursue "unconscionable" profits at the expense of journalistic integrity.
Former shopping cart wrangler Darren Lemke has sold his third pitch since coming to town in May, to 20th Century Fox for JD Prods.' Jane Hamsher and Don Murphy to produce.
The Sundance Institute and the Producers Club of Maryland have created a fellowship to help directors from the Sundance labs bring their projects to the bigscreen. The annual $10,000 fellowship will…
AFMA members elected foreign sales veteran William Shields chairman in a closely contested race, the org announced Thursday following its annual meeting.
The cast of "ER" will perform the live season premiere twice on Sept. 25, so that both the East Coast and West Coast viewers will get to see the drama live, NBC announced Thursday.
ABC News is setting up dedicated units to handle coverage of medicine, law and potentially other topics across all programs and dayparts.
Disney-owned KLOS-FM is expected to announce Saturday that it is hiring several legendary FM album-rock radio personalities to add to its lineup, likely including former station morning man Frazer…
On the heels of Chriss Williams' $10,000 directors prize Wednesday in the inaugural Gordon Parks Independent Film Awards, acquisitions execs were taking a serious look at his feature "Asbury Park,"…
Miramax Films has shelled out $400,000 against a high-six-figure sum for rookie scribes Ceridwen Morris and Alexandra Valenti's spec script "So Shoot Me," with Diane Keaton, Cathy Konrad and Bill…