Edward Kummer has ankled his post as senior manager of digital production at Walt Disney Studios' animation division to join Digital Domain, the Venice-based visual effects house as VP of digital…
Kathleen Quinlan, currently starring opposite Kurt Russell in the hit "Breakdown," has been cast to star opposite Billy Crystal in the Michael Lehmann-helmed comedy "My Giant" for Castle Rock…
The aftershocks from last week's abrupt departure of Peter Lund reverberated at CBS Friday, with execs saddened by Lund's exit but less fearful of its short-term impact than they were when the news…
Fox Sports West 2, the regional sports channel spinoff that has found tough sledding in gaining cable operator commitments, nailed down a key player late last week.
Scandinavian Broadcasting System (SBS) and Norwegian commercial market leader TV2 Norway have inked an unprecedented agreement which will leave the two nets in control of most of the commercial…
Union and studio reps came to terms on a revised contract proposal that at least temporarily averts a strike of about 140 studio tour drivers and garage mechanics at Universal Studios Hollywood.
After coming up with his most successful comic creation since "Wayne's World" in "Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery," Mike Myers has accepted a new challenge: playing a dramatic role.
"The Fifth Element" continued on a tear last week, but some of the other films launched at Cannes had underwhelming debuts, while the European B.O. generally was flattened by brilliant summer weather.
Actress Jean Kasem, wife of announcer Casey Kasem, has formed the production company Little Miss Liberty Entertainment and acquired the rights to "The Colleen Stan Story," a reality-based TV movie…
When music industry telephone lines began buzzing early Friday morning over rumors that Charles Koppelman and Terri Santisi, two of the highest-ranking execs of EMI Music, were abruptly dismissed…
The BBC has restored Alan Yentob to its top creative job, after a year in which the pubcaster seemed to have pushed the man regarded as its finest program-maker out into the cold.