Jane Campion's sister, Anna, is to direct her first feature, "Bloody Weekend," a contemporary thriller set in London.
Savoy Pictures Entertainment reported Friday that it has closed its previously announced offering of 7% convertible debentures due July 1, 2003. A total of $ 80.325 million of debentures were issued…
The Clinton administration is expected to name Washington communications lawyer Reed Hundt and Senate committee counsel Regina M. Keeney to vacant positions on the Federal Communications Commission…
"The Player" scribe Michael Tolkin is among the 22 candidates announced Friday by the Writers Guild of America West Inc. for Guild Officer and Board of Director slots. Other nominees include Frank…
A quote in a June 25 story attributed to Joan Sittenfield, outgoing senior VP of casting at Universal TV, contained a typo. It should have read, "At this time I would like to pursue a career…
Amorette Jones was named national director of field operations for Orion Pictures Distribution Corp., the company announced Friday.
Nominating ballots for the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards are due by 5 p.m. today at the Century City office of accounting firm Ernst & Young, 1999 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 2100.
On the heels of its plunge into the syndicated newsmag strip arena (Daily Variety, June 24), recently created Time Telepictures Television has entered into an exclusive multiyear agreement with ABC…
Jim Wiatt, president and CEO of Intl. Creative Management, has been appointed to the USC School of Cinema-Television's Board of Councilors.
Fred Weintraub back from the Baltics. Joe Sirola in from Cannes.
Joseph F. Barletta, a veteran media executive, was named Thursday as president and chief executive of TV Guide.
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