"Masada: The Musical," with music by Saban president of production Shuki Levy, will receive its world premiere Dec. 15 in a concert performance at the Shubert Theater in Century City.
Destination Film Distribution Co., the new production and distribution entity headed by producer Steve Stabler, has named former Paramount vice chairman Barry London as president of marketing and…
Swedish film and exhib giant Svensk Filmindustri plans to more than double its acquisition and distribution of theatrical films over the next two-year period, according to the company's newly…
Luli Saralegui, the long-serving exec VP of private satellite operator PanAmSat, is to ankle at the end of the year.
Primestar Inc. announced solid third-quarter revenue and cash flow increases Thursday, although the direct broadcast satellite service also posted sharply larger operating and net losses.
Will Oprah take a dose of Oxygen? Oprah Winfrey’s Harpo Prods. is in the early stages of talks to provide programming for Oxygen, the new femme-oriented cabler in the works from Geraldine Laybourne’s…
After more than a year suspended from professional boxing, former heavyweight champ Mike Tyson will make his return to the ring in a pay-per-view bout on Jan. 16 against Francois Botha.
A monthly short-film fest dedicated to introducing the work of independent directors to the Los Angeles community kicks off Sunday. Known as Hollywood Shorts, the event's organizers plan to accept…
Rupert Murdoch's rationale for creating Fox Entertainment Group as a separate company was highlighted Thursday when Fox's parent, News Corp., reported 18% lower net profit of $196 million for the…
MTV has signed a development deal with Adam Tyler, a young producer who created "The Cut," currently on the music cabler.
More than a dozen Fox O&Os have picked up MGM's "National Enquirer" syndie strip, paving the way for the tabmag spinoff to bow nationally next fall.