Alex Litvak has been tapped to serve as vice president of production for Robert Newmyer and Jeffrey Silver's Outlaw Prods., where he'll round out the creative team under recently appointed production…
Seagram Co. has been pressing Philips Electronics to accept a slight reduction in the $10.6 billion price the company agreed last month to pay for Polygram, sources said Sunday.
Talks for Bette Midler to star in her own midseason sitcom for ABC are officially dead, sources at the web said.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$5.8M Cumulative:$281.2M Disney -16.98%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$166.3M Paramount Pictures -21.00%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$32.3M Warner Brothers / New Line -25.19%
Telescene Film Group, which had its first public share issue in July, and the robust development of the Montreal-based company is reflected in its first public year-end financial results.
New Line Cinema has named Jody Levin as its senior vice president of post-production. Levin will report to NL's executive VP of production Carla Fry, who made the announcement.
CBS News has received the 1998 Edward R. Murrow award for overall excellence from the Radio-Television News Directors Assn.
EMI Recorded Music chief Ken Berry is expected to announce today that Gary Gersh, prexy/CEO of Capitol Records, has ankled his post.
NBC's struggling sudser "Another World'' has lost a key clearance in San Francisco. Chronicle Broadcasting's KRON has dropped "World,'' leaving the longrunning soap homeless in the nation's…
The Spanish-lingo Telemundo network has signed up an affiliate station in Philadelphia after a three-year absence from the nation's fourth-largest TV market.
Two exec appointments have been made at Fox Family Worldwide. Steven C. Leblang has been named senior veepee, research and strategic planning for the company. In his new position, Leblang will…