Sparks may fly on Capitol Hill Thursday at a hearing on the subject of media megamergers in which both QVC topper Barry Diller and Tele-Communications Inc. chieftain John Malone will testify.
After two airings CBS has decided to renew the new serial "Second Chances" through the rest of the season, ordering 13 additional episodes.
Producer Stan Rogow -- who moved from NBC Prods. to Paramount in February 1992 as one of then-chairman Brandon Tartikoff's first signings -- has inked a new two-year exclusive deal with Paramount…
Brian Gibson Films announced Monday that former Columbia Pictures creative executive Lizz Speed has been named VP of development at the Disney-based prod'n firm.
The standoff between the United States and Europe over film and TV subsidies and quotas now seems likely to bust Wednesday's deadline for the world trade talks.
Indie production company Trans Pacific Films is revving up its development slate, buying "Varoom," a comedy about a haunted motorcycle.
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Everything really did come up roses for CBS in the metered markets Sunday, as the web's three-hour telecast of "Gypsy" belted out some big Nielsen numbers.
All creatures great and small will now get a new home in the Hollywood community: Jim Henson Prods. has announced the opening of the Creature Shop in Burbank.
If Hollywood was seeking a fin-syn champion in new FCC chairman Reed Hundt, it may be sadly disappointed.
Chairman Reed Hundt used his debut meeting at the Federal Communications Commission Monday to announce formation of a new cable TV enforcement division, and the FCC also asked 35 cable operators to…