Jeffrey Freedman has joined Paramount Classics as exec VP of business affairs and operations. Exec joins from Paramount, where he had served as senior veep of biz affairs since 2004. Freedman will…
Paramount Pictures has acquired Jonathan Tropper's upcoming novel "After Hailey" for north of $1 million and will set it up with John Goldwyn and Lorne Michaels to produce through their studio-based…
DreamWorks Animation will bow the animated short film "First Flight" on May 19 in select New York and L.A. theaters prior to showings of "Over the Hedge."
Will Smith is looking to start work this summer on the Francis Lawrence-directed "I Am Legend," a move that would give Warner Bros. a big summer 2007 tentpole. Pic originally wasn't supposed to get…
CBS is expected to announce an advertising-supported broadband channel today that will air short-form programming and possibly some network shows after they air on CBS-affiliated stations.
After months of speculation, the nascent CW network today officially begins the process of deciding which shows will make it on to the new web. CW topper Dawn Ostroff will lead the net through its…
Thom Beers' Original Prods., the reality shop behind hits "Monster Garage" and "Deadliest Catch," is getting into scripted drama. Beers has hired Bunim-Murray's Philip Segal as exec VP of…
ASCAP will honor Annie Lennox and Green Day at its 23rd annual Pop Awards May 22 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Tele Munchen Group has signed off its 36th year with healthy earnings increases across the board.
Bell Canada Enterprises' first-quarter results showed strong revenue growth for BCE-owned broadcaster Bell Globemedia and BCE's direct-to-home satellite service Bell Expressvu.
Radio giant Clear Channel said its profits more than doubled last quarter to $97 million on higher ratings and ad rates.