Phillip Noyce is attached to direct the high-tech geopolitical thriller "Blast Off" for Polygram/Interscope Films. It's the first project the director will develop under his two-year first-look deal…
Channel 4 is planning to set up its own stand-alone film company, bringing together its production, distribution and sales activities under a single corporate umbrella, according to sources.
The NABET strike that knocked out ABC's golf coverage on Saturday may leave the network on the hook for $3 million in ad revenues.
Owen Simon, a TV marketing pioneer who logged 40 years with Westinghouse Broadcasting and Group W Prods., now part of CBS Inc., will retire at the end of the month.
Showtime, which has suffered in the last year or so from a sparse inventory of exclusive theatrical pictures, has bought pay-cable rights to the movies released by Miramax's Dimension Pictures…
Elstree Studios, thought near death until a year and a half ago, will expand with two 15,000-square-foot soundstages with 50-foot ceilings, upping the studio's capacity by 150%.
ABC's double-whammy of "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella" and "Oprah Winfrey Presents: Before Women Had Wings" far exceeded expectations Sunday night and gave ABC its highest night of regular…
KABC-TV is looking to lay down roots in Glendale.
Panavision Inc. overcame a decline in majors' feature-film starts to lift net profit 33% to $7.6 million on 56% higher revenues of $55.8 million in the third quarter ended Sept. 30, it said Monday.
Rob Sorcher has been upped to executive VP of Cartoon Network, U.S., from his previous post of senior VP and G.M.
The Fugees' "The Score" has become the best-selling rap album by a group and one of the industry's five best-selling rap/hip-hop discs, according to the October certifications released Monday by the…