EXCLUSIVEColumbia TriStar TV Distribution has signed a deal with Lifetime to produce "West Wing," a pilot for a weekly hourlong series set in the political and social world of Washington, D.C.
Seagal/Nasso Prods., the film company of action star Steven Seagal and his producing partner Julius Nasso, has finalized a credit facility worth more than $90 million and concluded a string of…
In a surprise move, Brillstein-Grey Entertainment President Lloyd J. Braun is expected to be named chairman of Walt Disney TV as early as today, sources said on Sunday.
Warner Bros./New Regency's "L.A. Confidential" swept the top artistic awards -- including best picture -- at the Chicago Film Critics Awards Sunday night.
Alain Resnais' musical comedy "On Connait la Chanson (Same Old Song)" was the big winner at the 23rd Cesar awards, the French equivalent of the Oscars.
There are three kinds of awards winners -- the modest types who have prepared no speech at all; the more hopeful ones who, having won, pull out a piece of paper with a few names on it; and, more…
Actor J.T. Walsh, who played Jack Nicholson's suicidal lieutenant colonel in "A Few Good Men" and more recently starred as the villain in "Breakdown," died Feb. 27 in La Mesa, Calif. He was 54.
MGM/UA's Pierce Brosnan starrer "Tomorrow Never Dies" has been awarded the Charles M. Powell Award for best marketed motion picture of 1997 by the Film Information Council.
The big payday for the management team at Young & Rubicam, which finally registered to go public last week, will include estimated windfalls of $72.5 million for CEO Peter A. Georgescu, $60 million…
Juan Carlos Urdaneta and Jim Samples have both been upped to senior vice president posts for Turner Intl.'s Latin America operations.
Kirsten Dunst has signed to star in the Phoenix Pictures comedy "Dick," set during the Richard Nixon era. Production will begin in Toronto in May.