Buena Vista Pictures Distribution will host ShoWest 1999's March 11, Thursday night finale, convention organizers confirmed Monday (Daily Variety, Oct. 30).
The WB television network has expanded its on-air promotions marketing division, adding two key executives and promoting another.
Richard Chamberlain has gone from "Shogun" to show tunes. The TV thesp will be Capt. von Trapp in Broadway's "The Sound of Music" starting March 9 and join a soon-to-be-formed road company for a…
Odyssey Channel prexy and CEO Margaret Loesch has brought Len Marino into the company as her first new hire.
Stratosphere president Paul Cohen has ankled the specialized distribution company he founded with corporate raider Carl Icahn just 15 months ago.
A Screen Actors Guild committee announced Monday it found no anomalies in a recent election of New York-based candidates for the guild's national board.
Primetime and daytime TV significantly under-represents large segments of the U.S. population, including women, Hispanics, Asian-Pacific Americans, Native Americans, the disabled and seniors, a…
Court TV, seeking to increase its visibility to harvest better ratings, has joined with Disney's Touchstone Pictures to produce 3-1/2 hours of programming during the week of Jan. 4 on the court case…
The Film Information Council on Wednesday said that as of Dec. 31, it will dissolve, with its executive committee forming a new association that "reflects more of today's trends and needs for busy…
That Touchstone would have a www.civilaction.com Web site to promote its John Travolta starrer is no surprise. But two other similarly named sites riding the "A Civil Action" moniker are a bit out of…