Alexander Payne, who made his directorial debut on Miramax's "Citizen Ruth," will direct "Election" for MTV Films and Paramount Pictures.
In lieu of buying their spectra at an auction, broadcasters would have to pay an annual fee for using the nation's airwaves, according to a measure proposed by Senate Commerce Committee chairman John…
The National Film Registry Board met here Monday to begin picking the 25 films that are added each year to the Library of Congress' preservation list.
Day and date with its domestic takeoff, "Con Air" went into high altitude with eleven top-spot bows at the overseas box office over the weekend, nabbing $5 million from results which were largely in…
Lana Corbi has been upped to president of network distribution at Fox Broadcasting Co., in charge of all affiliate relations.
DirecTV has extended its distribution deal with two Canadian programming services in a multiyear agreement expected to generate revenue of $200 million over the life of the contract.
The nation's top communications regulator on Monday urged pubcasters to reject the idea of accepting paid commercials to shore up their finances and bankroll quality programming.
Universal TV Group chairman Gregory Meidel is in serious talks with DreamWorks' syndication co-chief Ken Solomon about taking the post of Universal TV president, which Tom Thayer announced last week…
Irene Jacob plays Wesley Snipes' girlfriend in “U.S. Marshals,” the sequel to “The Fugitive.” LaTanya Richardson plays one of the U.S. marshals in the film. The information was wrong in a story…
Italian broadcasting, still dominated by pubcaster RAI and Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset, posted a major increase in ad revenues, despite losing more than a million TV viewers.