Former Baker/Winokur/Ryder senior VP Steven Jensen has ankled the PR firm to form Myriad Entertainment.
Paramount's "Kiss the Girls" held on tight to the box office title for a second consecutive week, relegating Mandalay and Sony's Brad Pitt starrer "Seven Years in Tibet" to the No. 2 spot.
Canada's CanWest Global Communications has acquired a 7.4% stake in Ulster TV, Northern Ireland's franchise of the U.K.'s ITV network.
CBS parent Westinghouse Electric Corp. received the long-awaited IRS approval to spin off its industrial businesses Friday, putting the restructuring on track to occur by the end of the year.
Bill Haber, a founding partner of CAA and an adviser to the president of Save the Children, will underwrite a grant to sponsor children's events at the Museum of Television & Radio outposts in Gotham…
DreamWorks will hold the pickles and the lettuce with its new multimillion-dollar promotional pact with Burger King on next summer's animated/live-action release "Small Soldiers," the studio…
The 16th annual Vancouver Intl. Film Festival wrapped Sunday after two weeks, during which 285 features and shorts were unspooled for the biggest-ever fest audience --- more than 120,000.
Warner Bros. TV has promoted two business affairs executives. Roni Mueller and Karen Cease have both been upped to senior vice presidents of business affairs, reporting to Craig Hunegs, exec VP of…
Submissions for the Independent Feature Project/West Spirit Awards have been extended to Oct. 15. The annual honors to American films produced outside the mainstream will take place March 21, 1998…
As distribution and acquisitions execs descended on the Meridien Hotel here over the weekend for the pre-Mifed London Screenings, the mood was grim.
A&E has passed the magic 70 million mark in subscriber households, joining an exclusive club of cable networks to have achieved the penetration figure (including ESPN, CNN, TNT, TBS, C-SPAN, USA…