"How Stella Got Her Groove Back" landed three top prizes -- including one for best movie -- at the 30th annual NAACP Image Awards in Pasadena.
Behaviour Communications, which has been struggling to stop the flow of red ink for the past three years, announced Friday that it is shuttering its money-losing new-media business to concentrate on…
U.K. theater group Stoll Moss has joined the list of companies considering a bid for bankrupt theater concern Livent Inc., sources said Friday, although Madison Square Garden parent Cablevision…
NBC sportscaster Bob Costas is heading back to latenight. The first host of "Later," the Peacock's 1:35 a.m. skein, has agreed to return to the program in May for several weeks of segs devoted to his…
The U.K.'s TV regulator has come out in opposition to BSkyB's $1 billion bid for Manchester United soccer club, an opinion that will carry some weight with the Monopolies and Mergers Commission…
The BBC has instituted a "truth declaration" for guests on its programs after it emerged that actors had hoaxed the Beeb's daily chat fest "The Vanessa Show."
Despite sharply higher operational earnings, a $10 million write-down on theaters pushed Cinemark USA into a loss of $7.9 million in the fourth quarter compared with a profit of $2.3 million a year…
After a slow start, the 49th Berlin Intl. Film Festival hit its stride over the weekend, as the stars came to town and Danish pic "Mifune" emerged as the first surprise hit of the main competition.
Lisa Gooding has been upped to VP of development for Maple Palm Prods., the production company headed by comic thesp and former "SCTV" co-star Dave Thomas.
CLT-UFA's profits increased by 90% from 1997 to 1998, Europe's leading TV and radio group announced.
Furthering its reach into foreign-lingo fare, Buena Vista Film Sales has acquired all international rights outside Spain to Javier Fesser's feature debut, "P. Tinto's Miracle."