As publishers and producers exited their East and West coast offices Thursday and headed off to the heartland for Chicago's BookExpo America, their go betweens -- agents and scouts -- were kibbitzing…
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NTV, a leading Russian indie channel, went public Wednesday with details of a $2 million ransom that it paid for its three correspondents taken hostage in Chechnya last year.
Frank Langella has joined Johnny Depp and Lena Olin in Artisan Entertainment's "The Ninth Gate." The Roman Polanski-helmed thriller begins shooting in Paris on June 8.
NBC has begun the post-"Seinfeld" era with a households loss to CBS in May 18-24 primetime Nielsen results, NBC's first defeat in seven weeks.
Spanish digital operator Via Digital has signed up exclusive carriage rights to Playboy TV. The satcaster will offer it as a premium service for $9 a month.
Alan B. Heppel has been promoted to senior vice president of the legal department at Paramount Motion Picture Group.
There's no doubt about it, Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst hablan español. The Dallas-based firm has made its biggest Latin American media commitment to date, announcing Wednesday a $700 million investment…
Comedian Phil Hartman, famed for his impersonations of President Clinton, was found dead in his home early on Thursday and police said he was apparently shot by his wife who then killed herself.
Broadway's "The Diary of Anne Frank" will mount a 40-city North American tour at the end of summer '99. The tour will be handled by theBooking Group, a tripartite company made up of partners from…
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