Ayn Rand's 1936 novel "We the Living" has been optioned by Chicago-based Rosenblum Prods., run by lawyer-producer Marvin J. Rosenblum.
E! Entertainment Television will, as previously promised, add a West Coast feed of its programming beginning Sept. 29 at midnight PDT that will enable the network to run its daily core lineup of "E…
nn Theatres is close to announcing a deal with Beverly Hills-based developer Regent Properties to build its proposed Westwood Village multiplex and retail center.
J.P. Morgan beefed up its entertainment investment banking team by hiring Mack Rossoff, former head of investment banking at Schroder Wertheim, the firm said Tuesday.
Demi Moore, Laurence Fishburne, Dennis Franz, Christine Lahti and Alfre Woodard have been added as presenters for Sunday's 49th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, being held at 5 p.m. at the Pasadena…
Alan Davy, a 22-year-veteran of the Festival and Mann theater chains, has been promoted to senior VP and head film buyer at the 400-plus screen Mann circuit.
Entertainment Asylum, a developer of online programming for America Online and the World Wide Web, has tapped international marketer Monica Dodi to serve as president and CEO of the cyberspace…
As expected, ABC prexy Preston Padden and Sinclair Broadcasting Corp. prexy David Smith have been invited to testify at the Senate Commerce Committee's Sept. 17 hearing on broadcasters' plans for the…
The premiere of Fox Broadcasting Co.'s David E. Kelley drama "Ally McBeal" outperformed the season debut of its "Melrose Place" lead-in Monday and marked the best opener for any new or returning…
The 45th San Sebastian Film Festival has announced its full Official Section lineup, as well as the Sept. 25 world premiere of one of the most eagerly awaited Spanish films of the year, Alex de la…
Italy's sole pay TV operation, Telepiu, controlled by France's Canal Plus, said it has reached a five-year deal with Polygram Filmed Entertainment under which Telepiu has bought exclusive pay TV…