Two weeks after inking a deal to bring Gomer Pyle to the big screen, Savoy Pictures and producer Rob Fried decided to build on their relationship.
Former Fox Broadcasting entertainment president Garth Ancier has apparently turned down a chance to sign on as programming chief with Warner Bros.' WB Network, which is headed by Jamie Kellner…
The champagne was flowing at Gramercy Pictures as "Four Weddings and a Funeral" topped the weekend box office with $ 4,162,489. With a $ 5,773 average, simply put, there was nothing else out there…
KCOP will cut its 10-11 p.m. "Real News" to a half-hour and eliminate its weekend newscasts next month, but the indie is kicking around several ideas for a topical 10:30 p.m. news-oriented show that…
CBS announced that three longtime network veterans are being promoted to executive vice president. They are senior vice president for sales Joe Abruzzese, senior vice president for research and…
Universal's "The War," directed by Jon Avnet and starring Elijah Wood and Kevin Costner, has wrapped principal photography. The film is an Avnet/Kerner production of an Island World/Pipeline picture.
The Directors Guild of America, normally shrouded in secrecy worthy of a CIA spy network, released for the first time Monday figures on its latest annual resids -- and no surprise, they're going up.
NBC Enterprises prexy John Agoglia, who resigned from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences executive committee after the organization inked an exclusive broadcast deal for the Emmys with ABC…
Senate communications subcommittee chairman Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) told public broadcasters Monday that he'll soon offer legislation authorizing $ 425 million for the Corp. for Public Broadcasting…
"The Night Thing" is a dead thing. Arsenio Hall, seeking to jump before he was pushed, will bow out of his fading 5-year-old syndicated latenight talkshow from Paramount on May 27.