Paxson Communications, which owns TV stations reaching 60% of U.S. households, is in negotiations with CBS' Eyemark Entertainment to schedule reruns of "Touched by an Angel," which could serve as the…
Unifrance, the French umbrella group designed to promote French films internationally, will go ahead with its French film festival in Acapulco, despite the recent damage caused to the city by…
New Line's "Boogie Nights" strutted its stuff in its New York debut Sunday, kicking up a one-day total of $50,168 in two locations.
The 14th annual Israel Film Festival, celebrating old and new films spanning that nation's 50-year cinema heritage, takes place Nov. 5-20 on all three screens of Laemmle's Music Hall Theater in…
Linda Contreras, a former secretary-treasurer of the Office & Professional Employees Intl. Union, Local 174, has pleaded guilty to embezzlement.
Warner Bros. TV has inked an exclusive two-year production and development deal with "Friends" writer-producer Alexa Junge that's worth close to $1 million a year.
The pace picked up over the weekend at the overseas box office as WB staged OK, although not fantastic, foreign preems for "L.A. Confidential," Jodie Foster's Euro tour began to pay dividends for…
NBC Asia is crediting its move to more local programming with doubling distribution figures over the past 11 months.
Newly installed Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) prexy Meryl Marshall has appointed six communications executives to the ATAS executive committee for one-year terms, effective immediately.
UPN is seriously considering delaying the launch of its Thursday sci-fi movie franchise until next fall, sources said. The movie night originally was scheduled for an April 1998 debut, but newly…
Philadelphia-based Electronic Retail Network has tapped David Proctor VP, Western region, heading up the company’s new West Coast office. Joining ERN from Century Communications, Proctor will handle…