Angela Bassett, known for her star turn as Tina Turner in "What's Love Got to Do With It," will tackle an even more formidable character when she portrays Lady Macbeth opposite Alec Baldwin Off…
Helmer Michael Caton-Jones is back in town this week directing reshoots on the big-budget Universal Pictures thriller "The Jackal."
Long the tracking bible of the home techie, the annual sales charts and forecasts of the Consumer Electronics Manufacturers Assn. embraced this year such new technologies as DVD, PC/TV hybrids…
Molly A. Miles has been named CEO of Miss Universe L.P., LLLP., the production company jointly owned by CBS and the Trump Organization.
Touchstone Pictures has picked up Bill Kelly's romantic comedy spec "Enchanted" for the two Barrys to produce, sources said Wednesday.
In a logical extension of their core business, leading logo maker Studio Production Inc. has created an animation division and called it Flip Your Lid Animation Studios.
ZDTV: Your Computer Channel, a 24-hour startup cable network planning to launch first quarter 1998, has installed former Times Mirror Cable TV chairman and CEO Larry Wangberg as its CEO.
Less than a week after KACD-FM "adjusted" its dance music format to an amended Top 40/adult contemporary approach --- a decision that proved about as popular as New Coke --- the station (aka Groove…
The title of Abbas Kiarostami’s “The Taste of Cherry” was wrong in Wednesday’s story about Zeitgeist Films’ acquiring right to the film. * * * Brett Ratner’s name was mispelled in a story in…
The eagerly awaited and highly publicized album from Mariah Carey nabbed the top spot on the nation's album sales chart according to sales data released Wednesday. Her Columbia Records disc…
Peter Hoffman took the stand Wednesday in his criminal tax trial, offering an impassioned explanation of his careful compensation planning and how it went awry.