HBO has landed exclusive domestic rights to telecast a concert stop on the current Elton John-Billy Joel world tour, capturing the two at their June 20 stop in Vienna, Austria, from the Praterstadion.
Revenues of Scandinavian Broadcasting System (SBS) jumped 33% in 1997 as the company continued to whittle away at negative station operating cash flow and four-year record losses
March toddled in like a lamb for Broadway March 2-8, with only modest gains over the previous week.
Eli Samaha's Phoenician Films has picked up the spec thriller script "Charley Needles" for high five figures against low six figures, sources said.
Jennifer Lopez, who portrayed Selena in the Warner Bros. film chronicling the young Tejano singer's life, has inked a multi-album, multimillion-dollar recording pact with Sony Music's the Work Group.
The graphic design/marketing communications firm Pittard Sullivan has landed the Fox Family Channel account, taking over creative and marketing responsibilities for the newly branded cable web that's…
Harvey Entertainment Co. earned $627,000 in the fourth quarter, compared with a loss of $386,000 a year earlier, it said Tuesday, boosted by the release of its direct-to-vid feature "Casper: A…
Trilogy Prods. has committed to executive produce a biopic on magician Harry Houdini as a TNT Original for air late in 1998 or early 1999 on the Turner Broadcasting cabler, with Johnathon Schaech…
TNT's surprising decision to schedule three rerun episodes of "ER" every Thursday from 7 to 10 p.m. beginning this fall could end up weakening the ratings for the firstrun hour on NBC, according to…
In an attempt to save one of the major Italian productions of the season following its disastrous debut weekend, director Marco Risi has taken the almost unprecedented step of withdrawing his new…
Marking a return to building his feature film career, rap star LL Cool J has landed a role in the upcoming thriller "Halloween: H20," from Miramax-owned Dimension Films.