Keanu Reeves is near a deal to star in "Matrix," the big-budget sci-fi film to be directed by Andy and Larry Wachowski. Reeves will be paid nearly $10 million against 10% of the gross. Joel Silver…
The Board of Governors of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has given the go-ahead for early handouts of three Primetime Engineering Emmy Awards and a pair of Engineering Emmy Plaques as part…
ESPN "SportsCenter" anchor Keith Olbermann, whose plans to leave the network June 29 were revealed Wednesday, said Thursday that he will take a summertime sabbatical to recharge his battery and…
Oren Aviv, who has been with Buena Vista Pictures marketing since 1991, has been promoted to senior VP of marketing and creative advertising.
It looks like Mel Gibson has found his next starring role with the action thriller "Parker," which the actor has been developing through his Icon Prods. company for some time, sources said.
The Venezuelan-based Cisneros Television Group (CGT) completed its acquisition Wednesday of 90% of Imagen Satelital, Argentina's largest pay-box programmer and distributor, for a total of $112…
Encouraged by the public's response to his new album, Paul McCartney has increased his involvement in promoting "Flaming Pie," his first disc in more than four years.
Leonardo DiCaprio is making room for "The Crowded Room." The actor, who last starred in "Romeo & Juliet," has been in negotiations for the coveted role that had drawn the interest of several actors…
Kathie Broyles was named VP, print advertising, for entertainment advertising and promotion at the CBS Television Network.
Columbia Pictures is throwing "The Party" for scripters Harry Elfont and Deborah Kaplan. The studio has purchased the duo's spec script, hired them to direct it and greenlit the project all at once.