Phoenix Pictures has paid a low-six against mid-six figures for "Venus," a pitch by Steven List & Astrid Neal with Jenna Elfman (TV's "Dharma and Greg") attached to star.
Kevin Bacon has inked to star in the thriller "A Stir of Echoes," which Artisan Entertainment is financing and distributing.
Thailand's broadcast media are to be liberalized over the next three years, allowing private companies to take part.
Sheryl Rothmuller has been named publicist at NBC Entertainment Press & Publicity. In her new position, Rothmuller will work on various publicity assignments, including NBC Enterprises, NBC…
Paul Maguire, the sports commentator who ankled NBC earlier this year to become an analyst for the Sunday-night NFL games on ESPN, said the professional football league being proposed by NBC and Time…
Producer Ray Stark has given another $500,000 to the Peter Stark Memorial Scholarship, a fund that provides financial support to students in film production at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and…
"Nightline" is going primetime. ABC will give the latenight news series a five-week summer run Thursdays at 10 p.m. starting Aug. 6, the web is expected to announce today. It's the first time the Ted…
Four-time Emmy Award-winning writer David Milch is moving out of the NYPD precinct and into the classroom to teach a two-week seminar on writing for the one-hour television drama.
Led by the muscular $34.4 million projected opening of "Lethal Weapon 4," a quartet of films appealing mainly to young males dominated the domestic box office and pushed the weekend tally 17% above…
Fox Broadcasting Co. is not moving forward with a sitcom based on the African American family film "Soul Food," but 20th Century Fox TV may shop it to other webs.
The Sundance Film Festival is calling for early submissions the American Independent Feature Film Competition of the 1999 Sundance Film Festival.