In an effort to capitalize on unusually high publicity and awareness for a Showtime series, the network is rushing its Kirstie Alley sitcom "Fat Actress" to DVD May 24.
FremantleMedia is making the jump to the very small screen. Unscripted TV giant has signed a deal to produce original content for a new mobile entertainment channel it is creating with wireless media…
In an effort to capitalize on unusually high publicity and awareness for a Showtime series, the network is rushing its Kirstie Alley series "Fat Actress" to DVD May 24.
TiVo's longtime efforts to forge an alliance with a cable-TV company are close to fruition, with the maker of digital video recorders in advanced talks with Comcast.
AOL has been quietly expanding and creating deals with major film companies like Lucasfilm and Pixar to offer exclusive DVD extras from titles such as "Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith"…
Josh Sabarra has been promoted to senior veepee of marketing communications and publicity at New Line Home Entertainment.
Indie animation house Vinton Studios has made a preemptive high-six-figure deal for the rights to children's novel "The Wall and the Wing," with Henry Selick ("The Nightmare Before Christmas")…
Steve McQueen hasn't been this hot since the 1970s. Warner and MGM are each releasing DVD collections of his movies, while New Line has slated McQueen's black-and-white Western TV series from 1958…
The ongoing saga of Internet portal operator Livedoor's hostile takeover bid for Fuji TV took a new turn Friday when the Tokyo District Court decided in favor of an injunction sought by Livedoor…
Phasers have been powered down. Vidgame publisher Activision and Viacom Consumer Products have settled a 2-year-old lawsuit over a license to make "Star Trek" games.
During a recent tax audit, playwright Susan Miller got a surprising question. "What," asked her IRS agent, "does a play writer do?" Thus came a swift reminder that to the uninitiated, the theater can…