After months of speculation, "Access Hollywood" now is officially in the market for a new male co-anchor.
Brit legit director Peter Brook has won the Japan Art Assn.'s 1997 Praemium Imperiale Award for theater. The award, among five being announced today in Rome, carries a $150,000 prize.
Time Warner Cable and the city of New York may be headed for a major dust-up over the city's claim on three of the 12 channels that TW will add to its cable system in Manhattan this fall.
Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan's "The Sweet Hereafter" will open the 22nd annual Toronto Intl. Film Festival, which runs Sept. 4-13.
Mainstream audiences have yet to decide whether it's good or bad, but starting in the fall DVD will be at least nationwide.
The Walt Disney Co. launched a South African subsidiary Tuesday to consolidate its retail business here and explore avenues into the rest of Africa.
Jim Henson Pictures has optioned the Susan Cooper sci-fi novel "The Dark is Rising," which will be produced by Duncan Kenworthy, the company announced Tuesday. Execs expect the pic's budget to be in…
"West Side Story" will make history on Thursday when it becomes the first-ever Western musical to be licensed in China.