There's a slight thaw in the bitterly cold battle between the WB and UPN. Jamie Kellner's Acme Communications and the Paramount Stations Group will soon begin sharing programming in six markets where…
Candace Bushnell, author of the bestselling book “Sex and the City,” upon which the hit HBO series is based, has inked with the William Morris Agency for representation in its TV and motion picture…
As a way of increasing the number of features it finances and distributes, RKO Pictures has established RKO Intl., an overseas film sales and distribution organization. The new company will operate…
Broadway liked its Presidents Day weekend, registering nearly a $1 million jump -- or 10.1% increase -- from the previous session. Twenty-five shows brought the final tally to $10,600,015.
Executive producer Wendy Japhet has joined the team at De Line Pictures, Donald De Line's production company at Paramount.
At the American Film Market, Daily Variety will be located in suites 656-657 at the Loews Santa Monica Wednesday through March 1.
Miramax Films Worldwide Distribution chairman Rick Sands will receive the Cinema Expo Intl. 2000 distributor of the year award. The ceremony will take place June 29 at the Amsterdam RAI Intl…
Home Box Office Inc. has been named this year's winner of the Directors Guild of America's diversity award, which honors the cable network's commitment to, and leadership in, the hiring of women and…
The folks responsible for one of the most successful French films of all time are coming out of "The Closet."
The film office for the city and county of Los Angeles will be absent this week from the Locations 2000 Global Expo in a move that shows the weight carried by the issue of runaway production. “The…
TNT has acquired the exclusive commercial television premiere rights to "Boiler Room"" from New Line Television.