The federal government is moving to tighten bidding regulations for pay-TV: From now on it is asking for a 5% deposit up front from potential licensees.
Malcolm Leo Prods., fast becoming one of ABC's top outside suppliers of prime time specials, hopes to follow a busy May sweeps with projects on the Smothers Brothers, Otis Redding and a tribute to…
Sony Pictures Entertainment executive veepee Paul Schaeffer has been named president of the board of directors for the Neil Bogart Memorial Fund.
Stephen Frears is TriStar's first choice to take over as director on "Mary Reilly," because Tim Burton has begged off the movie.
Warner Brothers, Morgan Creek and French conglomerate Chargeurs have inked a $ 20-million dollar deal to build three multiplexes in the under-screened Netherlands.
MTV Networks Inc. will launch an in-house production unit, MTV Prods., whose mission will be to develop feature film and TV projects, MTV exec VP Judy McGrath announced Monday.
Cable industry lawyers and accountants will be working overtime in the next few weeks to decipher a 450-page report released by the FCC late Monday that will determine which cable operators are…
By mid-July, Arnold Schwarzenegger will be in front of the cameras on James Cameron's "True Lies," an action-comedy that will be positioned as 20th Century Fox's summer tentpole release Stateside in…
The general public got its first peek at Columbia Pictures' behemoth summer release "Last Action Hero" Saturday night, and while the studio is determined to do a little fine-tuning prior to its June…
Stephanie Hodge, who's starring in the CBS-Columbia Pictures TV pilot "Muddling Through," will exit the NBC-Disney series "Nurses" at the end of this season.