European satellite operator Eutelsat and Italy's space agency Telespazio have announced that a digital transponder called the Hot Bird Channel will be offered free-of-charge to all those who want to…
MGM has closed a deal with Adam Shankman, Jennifer Gibgot and Jeff Davidson for their pitch "Smash Cut," about the origins of the musicvideo industry in the 1980s.
Fidelity Manager and Research Co. highlighted its commitment to entertainment investments when it disclosed Monday that its parent FMR Corp. now owns 10.85% of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Ltd.
Japanese television networks have unveiled a set of standards for animated programs designed to prevent another outbreak of the video induced seizures caused by the popular cartoon "Pocket Monsters."
CBS' coverage of the final round of the Masters has earned that golf tournament's second-best Sunday overnight ratings since 1990.
Kay Koplovitz is no pushover. Barry Diller had to do a lot of agonizing before finally easing her out as chairman and CEO of USA Networks, six months after he took over the company.
UPN has cast veteran actor Joe Morton ("Blues Brothers 2000") in its drama pilot "Mercy Point," and CBS has cast Robert Loggia ("Independence Day") and Jill Clayburgh ("Fools Rush In") in the drama…
Steering toward a role originally played by Gene Kelly, Al Pacino is attached to star in a remake of the 1958 Warner Bros. feature "Marjorie Morningstar" for Castle Rock Entertainment.
MEMO TO: Edgar Bronfman Jr. FROM: Peter Bart HAVE YOU NOTICED a whirring sound lately, Edgar? It may be unfamiliar to you, but those of us who have worked in Hollywood for a time know it all too…
A fundamentalist, self-proclaimed bishop and a small mouse are together gnawing at the base of Latin America's largest broadcaster, Brazilian TV giant Globo.
After a 40-year wait, Universal Pictures has finally set up a film based on the remarkable, adventurous life of Lou Zamperini with Nicolas Cage attached to star and produce along with Brillstein-Grey.
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