Problems in its film division caused Polygram's net income to fall 85% in the second quarter, underscoring Seagram Co.'s successful efforts last month to secure a $340 million reduction in its price…
Ira Kaye, one of Asia's multiplex pioneers and the founder of Hong Kong-based Lark Entertainment, will receive the Humanitarian Award at the CineAsia movie convention in Hong Kong on Dec. 8-10.
An amendment that would rescind the current copyright royalty fee structure for satcasters has been approved by the full Senate.
April Oliver and Jack Smith, who were fired after CNN retracted its "Valley of Death" Operation Tailwind report, on Wednesday accused CNN's top brass of caving into political pressure to kill further…
Nominations for the 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards for the period of June 1, 1997, through May 31, 1998, were announced Thursday morning by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) at…
Cablevision Systems Corp.'s Radio City Entertainment, is expected to announce later this week that it will buy the Broadway musical "The Scarlet Pimpernel" in a joint venture with the tuner's…
Mexico's Federal Telecommunications Commission (Cofetel) has submitted its proposal for long-awaited pay TV and audio regulations to the government authorities and industry reps for their review.
Brad Grey has named New York attorney Jonathan Liebman executive vice president of Brillstein-Grey Entertainment and vice chairman of Samax, the parent company that encompasses both the production…
Retail marketing vet Bruce Fabel has joined destination-based interactive entertainment company Sega GameWorks as senior vice president/general manager for operations, where he'll oversee all venues…
CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR A SERIES Chicago Hope * Brain Salad Surgery * CBS * David E. Kelley Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television. James Bagdonas, A.S.C., Director of Photography…
Jeremy Davies, the young thesp who has a featured role in Steven Spielberg's "Saving Private Ryan," is set to star opposite Milla Jovovich in Wim Wenders' "Million Dollar Hotel."