The commercial production division of George Lucas' Industrial Light & Magic has tapped Kevin Townsend for the newly created position of VP and general manager, it was announced Monday by Jim Morris…
When "America's Funniest Home Videos" returns to ABC at midseason of the 1997-98 fall campaign, longtime host Bob Saget will not be there. He is being bounced as part of a format change designed to…
Columbia TriStar's "Fly Away Home" was honored Sunday as best family pic of 1996, as the Film Advisory Board saluted family and children's entertainment.
Yorkshire-Tyne Tees Television late Monday confirmed that it is in ''preliminary'' talks to be acquired by fellow ITV company Granada.
Kasdan Pictures, which has a first-look deal with Disney Studios, has named indie producer Linda Goldstein-Knowlton as president, the company confirmed Monday.
The final piece of the summer schedule puzzle has fallen into place. Warner Bros. will push back its Mel Gibson-Julia Roberts starrer, "Conspiracy Theory," from its original release date of July 25…
Lana Corbi has been upped to president of network distribution at Fox Broadcasting Co., in charge of all affiliate relations.
Viacom cabler TV Land and TV Guide are partnering to choose "Television's 100 Greatest Episodes" in a selection that will anchor five nights of programming on both TV Land and sister Nick at Nite as…
Ivan Sergei, who stars in the upcoming John Woo TV series "Once a Thief," has landed a lead role in the indie feature "The Opposite of Sex."
The National Film Registry Board met here Monday to begin picking the 25 films that are added each year to the Library of Congress' preservation list.
Day and date with its domestic takeoff, "Con Air" went into high altitude with eleven top-spot bows at the overseas box office over the weekend, nabbing $5 million from results which were largely in…