Merv Griffin has tapped Lawrence Cohen to head the Griffin Group, the investment and management company owned by the successful gameshow creator, hotelier and ex-talkshow host.
Vanguard Films has optioned the Laurence Shames novel "Scavenger Reef," a comedy/thriller about murderous greed in the art world, set in Key West.
No announcement of refinancing strategies was forthcoming after the MGM board of directors met Friday to discuss plans for an expected public stock offering and other fundraising instruments. A…
In a preemptive buy reported to be the low- to mid-six figures against high-six, MGM has snapped up "Witch Hunt," a supernatural-comedy spec about a coven of evil witches who come to Earth in the…
Frank L. Davis, a 31-year veteran of MGM, is leaving his position as senior executive VP of business affairs for the MGM and UA units, but will remain at the studio in a consulting capacity, the…
MGM Grand Inc. has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission to allow it to borrow up to $1.5 billion in bank credit and more than $2 billion in other forms of subordinated debt to raise…
MGM execs Garret G. Gerlich and Jeffrey A. Coleman have reupped with the studio.
Guy Laurence, the London-based exec VP of international distribution and marketing for MGM/UA, won't renew his contract when it expires at the end of this year, the studio confirmed Tuesday.
MGM went out Monday with a full slate of feature releases through the next year, nailing down dates for pics in the pipeline from newly acquired Orion Pictures and Goldwyn Entertainment.