"Crook & Chase" is heading back to Nashville. Universal Television has dropped the syndie talkshow hosted by Lorianne Crook and Charlie Chase, but executive producer Jim Owens intends to revive the…
Plans for the first-ever Midem Miami Latin America & Caribbean music market are being firmed up here this week with a clutch of deals inked with up-and-coming Latino talent. The Sept. 8-11 event will…
Need an update from last week's "Homicide"? Want a recipe from a cooking segment on "Today"? NBC can provide it to you beginning in August through a linkup with interactive TV service Wink…
Ewan McGregor is being lined up to play the crooked derivatives trader Nick Leeson in a film to be directed by James Dearden, based on the true story of the collapse of Barings Bank.
Despite investing a great deal of News Corp.'s fortune in satellites and other high-tech media delivery systems, topper Rupert Murdoch told execs at the June 26 Forbes CEO Forum that he was…
President Clinton tapped CBS Entertainment president Leslie Moonves on Saturday to help lead a White House commission charged with drawing up a blueprint for the relationship between broadcasters and…
The summer B.O. thermometer overseas went from warm to hot last week, spurred by "The Lost World: Jurassic Park," "Con Air" and "Volcano," plus a beefy foreign preem by "Hercules."
The already colorful litigation between Jeffrey Katzenberg and the Walt Disney Co. took on some interesting hues this week as internal corporate documents added to the court file show the studio's…
TriStar has a scientific question for Hollywood: Can an overgrown reptile have a Jurassic leftover for lunch?
Prompted by favorable federal court rulings, Las Vegas is launching a $27.3 million marketing campaign featuring the first TV commercials depicting casino gambling for non-Nevada audiences.
Jacques-Yves Cousteau, the beloved French undersea filmmaker and explorer whose name became synonymous with both ocean discovery and environmental protection, died of a heart attack early Wednesday…