Cable operators were less than thrilled when an early knockout engineered by Oscar De La Hoya caused the premiere episode of the second season of HBO's satirical sitcom "Arliss" to run 35 minutes…
Canadian animation house Lacewood Prods. will be declared bankrupt unless it has paid off its C$2.4 million ($1.7 million) in loans to Paragon Entertainment Corp. by July 23.
Hugh Wilson, whose last film was the hit "The First Wives Club," has signed with Universal to write and direct "Dudley Do-Right," the Canadian Mountie created by the late animator Jay Ward.
Anthony Radziwill, a producer with ABC News' "PrimeTime Live" since 1989, has left the show to take the post of VP documentaries at HBO, where he will work under Sheila Nevins, senior VP…
David G. Johnson, general counsel and executive vice president of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., has been upped to senior exec VP, it was announced Monday by Frank Mancuso, MGM chairman and chief…
Jerry Zucker has been attached to develop Caravan Pictures' "A Course in Miracles," which he is likely to direct for Touchstone Pictures.
Oscar-winning producer Jeremy Thomas is making his debut as a director with "All the Little Animals," a $6 million contemporary thriller which started shooting Monday.
The rematch June 28 in Las Vegas between heavyweights Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield is expected by fight telecast officials to generate about $130 million, which would place it among the most…
Jamie Kennedy, who played Randy in Wes Craven's "Scream," will reprise his role in the sequel to Dimension's $100 million blockbuster, which begins lensing in June.
Time Warner Inc.'s bid to become a major player in the Gallic cable sector appears to have run into difficulties, according to press reports over the weekend.