He's featured in interviews in the boxing docu "When We Were Kings." Now, novelist-pugilist-auteur Norman Mailer is going another round: He's attached to direct the fictional boxing drama "Ringside,"…
Fox's reissue of "The Empire Strikes Back" led the weekend with an estimated $12.6 million, but TriStar's "Donnie Brasco" mobsters were shooting it out right behind with $11.2 million.
It's trivial, to be sure, but it's not nothing. A New York judge ruled last week that a trivia book on "Seinfeld," the Peacock sitcom "about absolutely nothing," infringed on the show's copyright.
Congressman Billy Tauzin (R-La.), chairman of the powerful House Telecommunications Subcommittee, told an audience of Hollywood execs that it may be time to revisit the debate over the now-defunct…
Even as helmer James Cameron is rushing to complete filming on his mega-buck "Titantic," a group of angry fishermen have made front-page news in the Mexican media by trying to sink the land sale that…
Steven Soderbergh has been set to direct George Clooney in Universal Pictures' "Out of Sight," sources said. The director had the inside track to helm the project, which was adapted by Scott Frank…
The recently departed drama and comedy development chiefs at Warner Bros. TV have rejoined their former boss Leslie Moonves in two newly created positions at CBS Prods.
Management/production company Banner Entertainment has established a domestic theatrical distribution arm headed by former Orion Pictures marketing veep, Bob Berney.
"Bob & Margaret," meet "Dr. Katz: Professional Therapist." Cable's Comedy Central has ordered 13 episodes of "Bob & Margaret," a new animated series from Snowden Fine Animation and Nelvana Ltd.…
The amount Canadian broadcasters pay for rights to U.S. TV programs could be capped to prevent bidding wars if recent musings by Canadian Heritage minister Sheila Copps become government policy.