The American Film Institute has added three new members to its board of trustees: Blockbuster chairman/CEO John F. Antioco, Allen J. Bernstein of Morton's Restaurant Group and the Endeavor Agency's…
Jeff Montgomery, deposed CEO of Harvey Entertainment, surfaced Thursday with an audacious takeover bid for the company, owner of such classic ani-mated characters as Casper the Friendly Ghost and…
Germany's EMTV & Merchandising has acquired a 50% stake in leading Australian animation house Yoram Gross Film Studios.
There were no car chases to speak of. There were no freeway incidents, no dramatic bank robberies and no Olympics to lift ratings and viewing levels. In the just-wrapped February sweep (Feb. 4-March…
As an actress and a person who cares deeply for America, I am sickened by the Motion Picture Academy’s plan to present an honorary Academy Award to Elia Kazan on March 21. I very much agree with Alan…
The New York Mets have joined the New York Yankees as chess pieces on the Gotham gameboard controlled by Michael Eisner, Gerry Levin, Rupert Murdoch and Chuck Dolan.
Mexico's media conglom Televisa reported improved operating results and higher margins for 1998, which it attributed to its restructuring and continuing efforts to cut costs.
Oscar nominees from 22 categories will gather at the Beverly Hilton on Monday for the annual luncheon. Roughly 100 nominees are expected to attend. Also attending will be Norman Jewison, this year’s…
Despite unusually tough competition from the Monica Lewinsky interview, NBC's premiere of "World's Most Amazing Videos" bettered NBC's season average in the 9-10 p.m. timeslot.
Turner Classic Movies announced that actress/musician Courtney Love will narrate its upcoming original documentary "Clara Bow: Discovering The It Girl," an hour-long retrospective on one of the…