Federal Communications Commission chairman Bill Kennard is cheerleading for digital TV to take over the communications landscape in the next decade or so -- but not at the expense of cable operators…
Computer software giant Oracle Corp. and power-workstation maker Silicon Graphics Inc. have teamed up in a marketing and development pact that will enable the companies to provide more advanced forms…
Eddie Murphy is set to star in Castle Rock's futuristic action comedy "Pluto Nash," playing a lunar colonist who fights for the space settlement's freedom. Warner Bros. will distrib the pic, which…
Film Finders has inked a deal to become an official partner with London Premiere Screenings, said Film Finders executive VP Peter Belsito.
The USA Network has bought the exclusive broadcast window to three Universal theatricals: "The Jackal," "For Richer or Poorer" and "Mercury Rising."
The Senate rejected by a 76-22 vote a proposal Tuesday that would have stripped the National Endowment for the Arts' $100 million budget from the $13.4 billion Interior Department funding bill.
After a nine-year reign as president and CEO of E! Entertainment Television, Lee Masters has abruptly decided to resign and take the $20 million payment due at the end of his five-year contract.
Michael Caine is in final negotiations to join the cast of Miramax Films' "The Cider House Rules," which begins shooting Monday in New England.
Former Carsey-Werner exec David Tochterman has been named executive vice president of Overbrook Entertainment, the company run by actor Will Smith and James Lassiter, which has just formed a TV…
Kevin Spacey is in negotiations to star in "American Beauty," the DreamWorks black comedy scripted by Alan Ball that marks the film-directing debut of Sam Mendes.
While his "Black Cat White Cat" has received acclaim at the Venice Film Festival and was acquired by October Films, Yugoslavian director Emir Kusturica is stepping up preparations for his…