After laying low during the Olympics, NBC has taken back the primetime Nielsens lead in Feb. 23-March 1 results, but the highest Grammy rating in five years has kept CBS close in households and ahead…
Kazuyoshi Okuyama, the Shochiku movie executive ignominiously removed from his job at a two minute board meeting in January, has landed a new post as the president of a movie production company…
Jon Voight will star in Paramount and MTV Films' high-school football comedy "Varsity Blues," which begins lensing April 17.
Falco, a classical music prodigy who turned to pop music and had a 1986 hit with “Rock Me Amadeus,” died Feb. 6 in a traffic accident in Santo Domingo. He was 40. The Austrian-born singer and…
Aussie exhibitor Hoyts Cinemas and Argentine construction company Raghsa Construcciones have signed an agreement to build multiplexes in Argentina.
CBS faces an open rebellion from some affiliates that say they won't give the network a dime to help pay for its $4 billion package of NFL rights.
F. Gary Gray has signed to direct Eddie Murphy in "The Nutty Professor II," which will begin shooting in August, sources said. Brian Grazer is producing the film for Imagine and Universal.
Esquire magazine's future is looking a little brighter, with a 45% increase in advertising pages for first-quarter 1998 over year-ago figures.
Copyright owners and their heirs will see their royalty rights extended by another 20 years under a bill set for approval today by the House Judiciary Committee.
While the 48th San Remo Italian Song Festival wrapped this weekend with an audience of more than 15 million and a TV aud share of 62.7%, the real contest will start this month as final negotiations…
The Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group has tapped Cherie Crane senior vice president of media.