The WB has given Fox all it can handle in the first head-to-head showdowns between "Beverly Hills, 90210" and "Dawson's Creek" at 8 p.m. and "Party of Five" and "Charmed" at 9.
Less than two weeks into its fall premiere, UPN has yanked one new drama and made some other schedule changes in an attempt to stop its steep ratings slide.
Scandi media conglom Modern Times Group (MTG) has firmed up plans for its launch of pay TV service TV1000 into the Baltic States, and announced it will move into Eastern Europe by the beginning of…
The fifth annual U.S. Comedy Arts Festival has announced that James L. Brooks, Neil Simon and Ben Stiller will headline the March 3 to 7 event in Aspen, Colorado.
Lions Gate Releasing has acquired North American rights to Laguna Entertainment's ski and sex comedy "Friends & Lovers" for a low seven figures, including a theatrical P&A guarantee.
Michelle Pfeiffer is set to star alongside Harrison Ford in "What Lies Beneath," a supernatural thriller to be directed by Robert Zemeckis from a script by Clark Gregg for DreamWorks.
Following the success of the Rome Film Office, which was established last year to promote the Eternal City as a film location and facilitate its use by both domestic and international productions…
While agents and talent managers affect a congenial "we're on the same team" position, several recent changes in the entertainment landscape threaten to bring to the surface simmering tensions about…
Alliance Pictures has greenlit three new independent film productions, "New Waterford Girls," "The Life Before This" and "The Five Senses," all of which will lens in Canada this fall.
Nicole Kidman will cross the pond to star in David Hare's "The Blue Room" on Broadway this fall at the Shubert-owned Cort Theater. The deal was expected (Daily Variety, Sept. 7), and is a transfer of…
Radio giant Chancellor Media Corp. plans to pull out of a $237 million deal to buy half of one of Mexico's leading radio broadcasters, Grupo Radio Centro, Grupo told the Mexican stock exchange.