Standard & Poor's yesterday downgraded Carolco Pictures ratings on two debt issues, $ 34 million of 14% senior unsecured notes due 1993 and $ 16 million worth of 13% senior subordinated notes due…
Warrants have been issued in Tokyo for the arrest of Japanese mob members suspected in an attack on director Juzo Itami.
Request Television will start offering Paramount Pictures' "Patriot Games" and Tri-Star's "Hook" on pay per view in January with Spanish audio tracks. To promote the Spanish-language versions, the…
Playboy Entertainment Group has upped Richard Bencivengo to senior VP, programming and production, for pay television.
Longbow Prods. has acquired movie rights to the story of Jeannine Durand, the missing woman whose children's search for her ultimately led to their father's conviction for murder after 24 years…
At least five people were laid off at the Hollywood Reporter Wednesday, as the company reorganized its special issues department and consolidated the maintenance department.
Services for Walt Disney Studios operations center manager Joseph Paul Finger will be held today at 2 p.m. at Topanga Christian Fellowship Church.
Actor Robert F. Simon, 83, died of a massive heart attack in Tarzana Nov. 29. Simon began his career at the Cleveland Playhouse in the 1930s, and made his Broadway debut in Clifford Odets' "Clash By…
Michael Murphy and Wendy Crewson, a boy, John Branton Murphy, Aug. 20, L.A. Both parents are actors.
World Intl. Network, which is involved in the coproduction and distribution of telepix, miniseries and homevid projects, announced that it has established a new $ 12 million revolving credit facility…