Jim Henson Pictures has optioned "Valiant," a story by Jim Dublin and Paul Zaloom, writers and producers of the CBS kids sci-fi series "Beakman's World."
U.S. album sales rose 5.4% in the first half of 1997, marking a turnaround for the $12 billion music industry, whose sales have been flat for the past two years, Soundscan Inc. said Thursday.
Millfilm, the f/x post-production facility fronted by Ridley and Tony Scott, has raised $10.6 million to finance its operations.
As the millennium approaches, life imitates cartoon art. As part of a big promo, Fox Broadcasting, Pepsi-Cola and Kaufman & Broad Home Corp. are giving away a house.
Twentieth TV has promoted Eddie Seslowsky to VP and sales manager of its Midwestern sales office.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission on Wednesday banned Mike Tyson from boxing forever --- or at least for a year.
Former Tele-TV vice president Tom Tyrer is close to inking a deal with Fox Broadcasting Co. to become VP of corporate communications at the web, sources say.
Discovery Communications Inc. has disclosed it intends to spend at least $500 million to fund its TV channel and co-production joint ventures with the BBC.
William Shakespeare's "Macbeth" will take to the stage of London's Globe Theatre on Aug. 4 --- performed by Zulus in the Zulu language.
DreamWorks will become a bi-coastal studio with the opening of a New York office Monday. The new headquarters will house divisions of marketing and distribution to oversee East Coast operations in…
Stanford U. and Yamaha Corp. have teamed up to license and market a new digital audio-generation technology called Sondius-XG.