The producers of "The Loss of Sexual Innocence" want to pull the Mike Figgis-directed pic from the Venice Film Festival, where it was slated for its world premiere Sept. 6 in the noncompetitive…
Lantana Center, the upscale office complex and pre- and post-production facility in Santa Monica that houses Digital Magic, Todd-AO and other entertainment companies, has been sold for $62 million to…
German companies imported fewer foreign productions and exported more domestically-produced films and series in 1997 than in previous years, the Federal Office of the Economy in Eschborn concluded in…
Having put the groove into 20th Century Fox's "How Stella Got Her Groove Back," Angela Bassett is in negotiations to star in the ER-based love story "Trauma" under Thomas Carter's helm for Fox 2000.
Latino screenwriters will be given the chance to submit scripts for use in existing ABC or Disney television series. The program was set up in 1995 by ABC and the Writers Guild of America West as a…
Sony Corp., which returned to the personal computer market a year ago, posted marketshare figures in Japan that rival the shares held by IBM Japan and Apple Computer, according to an industry survey…
Strong growth in the Scandinavian and Baltic TV markets helped push net sales of Swedish-based Nordic channel owner Modern Times Group (MTG) up 24% in the first six months of this year and brought…
ABC and ESPN officially announced Tuesday that they've signed a five-year agreement for the national television rights to the National Hockey League for $600 million (Daily Variety, Aug. 21).
Magic Johnson Entertainment has tapped Kaj Goldberg as veep of development and production of its television division.
The Internet is mesmerizing North America with a total of 79 million people now logging on to the Internet, 36% more than the 58 million who were Internet users in September 1997.