Studio Film & Tape has announced the first Roy W. Dean Video Grant, and is now accepting applications. The grant is being offered to help foster unique docu projects of social import. Info: (213)…
For a show about a guy from Cleveland, "Drew Carey" did pretty well in Hollywood last week.
Senate Commerce Committee chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) accused the House Commerce Committee of creating a "loophole" that would allow broadcasters to hoard valuable TV spectrum until well into the…
Setting the stage for a foreclosure sale next month, two Wall Street firms recorded a notice of sale on the beleaguered Playa Vista development that is to be the future home of DreamWorks.
Longtime Universal marketing exec Elizabeth Gelfand has been named to the newly created position of VP, marketing strategy, for Universal Pictures. She will report to Eddie Egan, senior VP marketing.
Ted Turner wants to give parents their S, V and L --- so long as the gesture buys the TV industry "a little peace" from lawmakers and other vocal critics.
The roar of dinosaurs and the pop of pyrotechnics stir up residents living next to Universal Studios Hollywood.
Carsey-Werner Distribution has promoted Susan Austin to senior vice president, research and strategic planning.
Despite Friday-the-13th jitters and jokes, the 21st anniversary Women in Film Crystal Awards proceeded without a hitch. Diane Keaton, Bette Midler and Goldie Hawn were honorees this year for their…
Media giants Leo Kirch and Bertelsmann AG appear to be nearing an agreement for combining pay TV webs Premiere and DF1. Cooperation between DF1 and Premiere would give digital television a much…
"Fitz," the American version of hit U.K. cop show "Cracker," is emerging as one of the big successes of this year's L.A. Screenings.