Cox Communications has engineered a six-year renewal of the Fox regional sports networks within Cox markets, agreeing to offer the channels to all of its subscribers.
The Cinema Audio Society has tapped seven-time Oscar winner Gary Rydstrom recipient of its 2004 career achievement award.
Fox has pulled the plug on comedian Wanda Sykes' sitcom "Wanda at Large." Writing had already been on the wall for "Wanda," which hasn't aired since Nov. 7. Fox will continue to air specials in the…
HBO has made an offer to Danny DeVito to direct "Trump vs. Wynn," a film that chronicles a competition between icons Donald Trump and Steve Wynn to build a casino in Atlantic City, N.J.
Spyglass won't be having a Col Christmas, after all. Because the Sony-based shingle's "Four Christmases" conflicts in theme with Revolution Studio's "Skipping Christmas," which Joe Roth will direct…
Execs at Dutch global producer Endemol are apparently bewildered after parent company Telefonica imposed Joaquin Agut, former prexy of Telefonica's Internet arm Terra, as Endemol's new CEO.
Broadway is positively awash in singing, dancing love letters to New York. Now comes "Never Gonna Dance," another peppy musical about kids from the sticks who find the streets paved with gold…
"Elf" producers Todd Komarnicki and Jon Berg are developing "Compton Cricket Story" as a feature through their Guy Walks Into a Bar shingle.
Producers Leslie Urdang, Michael Nozik, Michael Hoffman and Amy Robinson have teamed to form indie production shingle Serenade Films to finance and produce feature films.
Showtime is ramping up its efforts in the indie film business. Cabler has launched the production banner Showtime Independent Films, an initiative under which the net will directly finance…
Variety and international distribution outfit UIP will unveil plans today for a charity event to take place the night before the Orange British Film Awards ceremony in February.