Multi-hyphenate Alan Parker will receive the lifetime achievement award at this year's Cinema Expo Intl. Convention (June 21-24).
Studios USA has scrapped plans to launch the syndie newsmag strip "Free Speech" this fall.
Claiming he was fired without cause or notification, Alex Ben Block has filed a $2 million lawsuit against Morgan Creek Prods.
Shop At Home said Wednesday it has filed to offer 8.85 million of common stock, including 850,000 shares to be offered by certain stockholders.
Fox Broadcasting Co. has upped Neil Mulcahy to senior veep of Eastern sales.
The National Film Preservation Foundation is to restore disintegrating gems from the silent era starring Harold Lloyd, John Barrymore and Clara Bow thanks to a $1 million federal grant.
Paul Allen's Charter Communications will become the fourth-largest cabler in the U.S. as a result of its $3.6 billion deal to buy Falcon Communications, which was confirmed Wednesday, but Charter…
MTV will continue its "Nine for the '90s" millennium series with "Nine Movie Moments That Made the 90's," a one-hour documentary celebrating the decade's most memorable big-screen moments, the music…
After a one year return to Los Angeles, the MTV Video Music Awards will move back to Gotham and into the Met, one of the world's greatest opera houses.
J.J. Abrams, co-creator and exec producer of the WB Network's much-praised drama "Felicity," has inked a rich four-year development deal with Disney's Touchstone TV worth an estimated $16 million.
Italian pubcaster RAI is set to unveil annual financial results for 1998, which will be down noticeably from the preceding year.