Sony Pictures Classics co-presidents Michael Barker, Tom Bernard and Marcie Bloom have acquired North American rights to "The First Day (Midnight)," the next film by "Central Station" helmer Walter…
MTV Networks promoted Kathleen Hricik to executive VP, international program enterprises.
"Dilbert" has joined the UPN staff with that netlet's best comedy rating in nearly two years -- and best ever in key young-adult demos -- but the new animated sitcom couldn't match the productivity…
Diva Systems Corp., which offers a video-on-demand service to cable operators, has lured a high-level cable exec to join the company as president and CEO: David F. Zucker, executive VP of ESPN.
Cabler FX announced it will launch three original series this year.
A minority investment group has agreed to acquire 11 theaters in Chicago from Loews Cineplex Entertainment, sources said Tuesday, for a price believed to be less than $20 million.
Still basking in last weekend's Globe recognition, "Shakespeare in Love," and "Saving Private Ryan" are now among those up for the American Society of Cinematographers 13th annual outstanding…
The Netherlands' premier film event, the Rotterdam Intl. Film Festival, gets under way tonight in the Dutch seaport, with Indonesian director Garin Nugroho's drama about street kids, "Leaf on a…
NEW YORK -- Fox News Channel has signed a three-year deal with talkshow host and political commentator Rob Nelson, who will produce and host a new latenight talkshow for the cable news outlet.
SFX Entertainment has amended its merger agreement with the Marquee Group, the New York-based sports producer and promoter, to appease litigious shareholders.
Karen Hermelin, who signed on as second-in-command of Universal Pictures' marketing division last July, is stepping down because of an illness in her family.