The current stellar performance of MacGillivray Freeman Films' "Everest" has sparked a surge in giant-screen film financ-ing and aroused Hollywood's interest in the format.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has completed the yearly shuffle of its board of governors, electing 13 men to the 39-member body.
Ralph Fiennes is negotiating to star for director Neil Jordan in "The End of the Affair," a Columbia adaptation of a Graham Greene novel that has the romance of "The English Patient" with a bit more…
Conan O'Brien will mark five years on "Late Night" with his first primetime special.
Theater-equipment manufacturer Ballantyne of Omaha Inc. suffered a 23% drop in net profits to $1.4 million in the second quarter, to June 30, it said Friday, as the Asian economic slowdown and…
Paul Maguire, the sports commentator who ankled NBC earlier this year to become an analyst for the Sunday-night NFL games on ESPN, said the professional football league being proposed by NBC and Time…
Court TV daytime producer Sheilagh McGee will be tapped to replace Erik Sorenson as vice president of programming.
Marking her departure from the family film genre, producer Jennie Lew Tugend (the "Free Willy" films) has teamed with Dan Clark to tackle the heavy drama "Buddha Rain."
MEMO TO: Leonardo DiCaprio FROM: Peter Bart I’VE BEEN WATCHING you ricochet between movie offers lately, Leo, and frankly it’s not been a pretty sight. Depending on whom one believes, you’ve been…
Fresh from mounting the spring U.S. premiere of the Cameron Mackintosh-backed musical "The Fix," the Signature Theater of Arlington, Va., announced it will present the world premiere of the new John…
Thailand's broadcast media are to be liberalized over the next three years, allowing private companies to take part.