Michael B. Seligman has been appointed associate producer for the 66th annual Academy Awards.
Alexander (Sandy) Mackendrick, director of such classic comedies as “The Man in the White Suit” and “Sweet Smell of Success,” died of pneumonia Wednesday in Los Angeles. He was 81. Mackendrick…
Ed McMahon won another round in his libel suit against the Star as a Los Angeles Superior Court judge ordered the publication to divulge by Monday its source of a story regarding the “Star Search”…
Chronicle Publishing Co. has decided to put its cable television division up for sale, two San Francisco newspapers reported. The board of the privately held company plans to sell the division…
Paramount's "Intersection," with Richard Gere and Sharon Stone, crossed into R-rating territory, according to the latest bulletin by the Classification & Rating Administration of the Motion Picture…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has given David Hill the title of president, Fox Sports, with the former head of Sky Sports to relocate from the U.K. to Los Angeles.
MOTION PICTURES DRAMA “The Age of Innocence”– Columbia Pictures (Columbia Pictures) “In the Name of the Father”– Jim Sheridan Prods. (Universal Pictures) “The Piano”– Jan Chapman Prods. (Miramax…
Sept. 12, 1993 -- Paramount Communications Inc. announces plan to merge with Viacom Intl. Inc. in a deal worth $ 8.2 billion or $ 69.14 per Par share -- 17.9 times cash flow.
Ken Raskoff has joined Four Point Entertainment as VP of longform and movies for TV. Raskoff, who will oversee development, was most recently exec VP at Steve White Prods. and previously spent nine…
Coordinating producer Ronnie Weinstock was omitted from Tuesday’s review of CBS’ “Rescue 911.”