CBS latenight host Tom Snyder, tiring of the five-night-a-week grind required of his show, will step down as host of "The Late Late Show" sometime before his current contract expires in September…
Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich, whose "Godzilla" is set to stamp out the U.S. box office next month, will join Will Smith's "The Mark" at Universal Pictures as producers, the studio announced Monday.
Shaw Communications, a major shareholder of one of Canada's largest private media empires is going to court to maintain its hold on Western Intl. Communications.
Showtime Networks has pacted with Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum to generate scripts that will be developed into films.
The Fox O&Os have snapped up rerun rights for one of the most anticipated off-network offerings of the year, Fox Broadcasting Co.'s hit animated sitcom "King of the Hill."
Kate Winslet followed up her role in "Titanic" by playing a cameo role in a micro-budget Brit pic titled "Plunge," without the knowledge of her agent.
Daniel Stern, who was the voice of the adult narrator Kevin Arnold on "The Wonder Years," has signed on to play the voice of "Dilbert" for UPN's animated version of the comic strip. UPN has ordered…
MIDDLE EAST Showtime, the satellite TV network in the Middle East, will add Hallmark Entertainment Network to its channel bouquet starting May 1. During the last year the satcaster inked deals with…
Viacom chairman and CEO Sumner Redstone was honored Thursday night with the Humanitarian of the Year Award by the National Conference of Christians & Jews at its 34th anniversary dinner at the…
Miramax's "Sliding Doors" opened on top of the exclusives roster.
Showbiz stocks were hard hit by Monday's selloff on Wall Street, as fears of rising interest rates sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average down as much as 220 points before it recovered somewhat to…