Polly Draper is getting into bed with the Broadway legiter "Closer." Draper will soon take over the role of two-timing photog Anna from Natasha Richardson in the play about love, sexual treachery and…
When Czech entertainment company Bonton bought the Zlin film studio one year ago, it also inherited the oldest children's film festival.
Fox has paid mid- against high-six figures for "Naked Reverse," a spec script set on the gridiron, for Betty Thomas and Jenno Topping's Tall Trees to produce.
Kerry Carr has been promoted to senior VP and chief financial officer for ABC Broadcasting.
The force was with the month of May as box office went into hyperdrive for a record $571.1 million for the frame. Topping 1996's B.O. by 10%, the month that heralded the return of the Jedi also…
Italy's leading commercial broadcaster Mediaset has announced it will not take up its option to buy 10% of pay TV operator Telepiu from Silvio Berlusconi's personal holding company and Mediaset's…
Producer Christine Vachon and composer Carter Burwell will receive the Gotham Producer and Gotham Composer award, respectively, at a Sept. 22 gala ceremony to be held at New York's Pier Sixty at…
Leading radio broadcaster Chancellor Media Corp. announced plans Monday to sell its outdoor-advertising assets to Lamar Advertising Co. in a deal valued at $1.6 billion in stock and cash.
Nickelodeon's first original Saturday morning show will compete head-to-head with the hottest kids series on TV, the WB's "Pokemon."
INDIA Disney programs can do in Eenadu Disney has signed an large output deal with Eenadu TV — India’s first Telugu-language satellite TV channel. Disney programming will be available as a daily…
Sean Connery and Catherine Zeta-Jones proved a winning combination and a sorely needed tonic for exhibs last weekend as “Entrapment” snared $7.8 million from openings in nine markets plus holdovers…