The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences announced Monday the key dates for the 71st annual Academy Awards: Dec. 1, 1998 — Deadline for receipt of official screen credit forms to qualify feature…
Polygram Television has inked a deal with Elephant Walk Entertainment and veteran Grammy Awards producer Ken Ehrlich to handle the production of its upcoming syndie series "Motown Live."
Meredith Scott Lynn has joined Ben Affleck, Sandra Bullock and Maura Tierney in the cast of DreamWorks' "Forces of Nature."
Rentrak, the once-controversial pay-per-transaction service that has been widely embraced by most major homevideo retail chains and product suppliers, posted impressive results for the first quarter…
William Sasso has landed a role in New Line's comedy "Dairy Queens."
Warner Bros. unspools Orson Welles' 1941 pic "Citizen Kane" for a two-week engagement at Beverly Hills' Cecchi Gori Fine Arts Theatre from Wednesday through Aug. 12. The film, which was recently…
DreamWorks Television has inked a holding deal with tyro thesp Andy Comeau.
Sunrise Television Corp., the TV station affiliate of leveraged buyout firm Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst, announced Monday that it has agreed to buy Raycom Media's Fox affiliate in Toledo, Ohio, for $73…
The Sundance Institute has announced its first Native Screenwriting Workshop, co-sponsored by the UCLA American Indian Studies Center. Ten projects were selected for the workshop, being held at UCLA…
Japanese digital direct-to-home service SkyPerfecTV says that the number of subscribers to its service will pass the 800,000 mark by the end of July.
James McNamara, who most recently served as president of Universal Television Enterprises, has been named to the board of directors of Scandinavian Broadcasting System, a European TV and radio…