The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has elected 25 members to two-year terms on its board of governors, to be installed at the organization's next meeting tomorrow night.
High-powered music biz attorney Allen Grubman, the subject of a $90 million fraud and breach of fiduciary duty suit filed last month by singer Billy Joel, is expected to countersue later this week…
Lorne Michaels, who created "Saturday Night Live" and recently produced Paramount's hitcomedy "Wayne's World," has extended his exclusive motion picture deal with the studio.
News directors are more likely to follow their gut than either ratings or research when filling an anchor position, according to a recently published study.
Decrying the lack of distributors for small-scale, independent American films , producer Marc Toberoff and writer-director Paul Mones have formed Pacific Pictures Distribution Corp.
MTV already rocks Europe. Is the Continent ready for the country cousin of the American rock 'n' roll channel? Gaylord Broadcasting and Group W Satellite Communications, parent of Country Music…
Australian rock manager-turned-film producer Lance Reynolds has launched three features, including a pic in development with David Bowie about the life of Austrian physician Franz Mesmer.
The late George Pal's "Puppetoons" will be honored at 7:30 tonight at the Name That Toon animation gallery/museum in West Hollywood. Original Puppetoons will be on display at the gallery, with guests…
Warner Bros.' Steven Seagal actioner "Under Siege" easily broke the October opening-weekend record Sunday with one day left to report in the four-day Columbus holiday weekend.
NBC has structured a unique development deal with a comedy duo called the Mommies that will include one-minute prime time vignettes and "Tonight Show" guest appearances in addition to a planned prime…
Writers' earnings are up 7.5% so far this year compared to 1991, according to statistics filed following the end of the third quarter.