Fox's powerful sophomore season premiere of "Ally McBeal" beat ABC's "Monday Night Football" in the 9-10 p.m. timeslot among adults 18-49 for the first time ever.
UPN on Tuesday sealed a deal with NBC sales veteran Michael Mandelker to join the netlet as exec VP of network sales.
"Titanic" continues to steam through the record books: The highest grossing film in history has topped "Independence Day" as the bestselling live-action homevideo release ever.
With apparently little dissent in the ranks of the Writers Guild of America East, candidates for Thursday's board elections are conducting themselves in collegial fashion, with none of the rancor…
Federal Communications Commission chairman Bill Kennard is cheerleading for digital TV to take over the communications landscape in the next decade or so -- but not at the expense of cable operators…
Computer software giant Oracle Corp. and power-workstation maker Silicon Graphics Inc. have teamed up in a marketing and development pact that will enable the companies to provide more advanced forms…
Eddie Murphy is set to star in Castle Rock's futuristic action comedy "Pluto Nash," playing a lunar colonist who fights for the space settlement's freedom. Warner Bros. will distrib the pic, which…
Film Finders has inked a deal to become an official partner with London Premiere Screenings, said Film Finders executive VP Peter Belsito.
The USA Network has bought the exclusive broadcast window to three Universal theatricals: "The Jackal," "For Richer or Poorer" and "Mercury Rising."
The Senate rejected by a 76-22 vote a proposal Tuesday that would have stripped the National Endowment for the Arts' $100 million budget from the $13.4 billion Interior Department funding bill.
After a nine-year reign as president and CEO of E! Entertainment Television, Lee Masters has abruptly decided to resign and take the $20 million payment due at the end of his five-year contract.