The chairman of state-owned France Television on Thursday named Philippe Levrier to replace Michel Blanc as head of France 3, one of the group's two channels.
Toronto-based film and TV production and distribution company Norstar Entertainment has opened a Los Angeles office to handle domestic sales and licensing. The office will be headed up by Dave…
Indie films, currently scoring in critics' circles, are riding high in the foreign marketplace as well.
Richard Aschman, who earlier this month was named president of Eastman Kodak's Professional Motion Imaging business unit, outlined his plans Thursday for the photographic giant's growth in the…
Adrienne Shelly's "Sudden Manhattan," a romantic comedy of a woman pursued by a series of offbeat suit-ors, will be the maiden release of Phaedra Cinema, a distribution/production company begun by…
"It's a day from hell!" said one Paramount Pictures employee early Thursday morning who fell victim to a studiowide computer crash.
NBC announced Thursday that it is shuttering Canal de Noticias, its 4-year-old Spanish-lingo news service distributed to Latin America, and instead will give widespread distribution to MSNBC and CNBC…
Tribune Entertainment's "The Geraldo Rivera Show" was renewed on five top CBS O&Os through 1998.
Startup costs on megaplex openings wiped out AMC Entertainment Inc.'s earnings in the three months to Dec. 26, cutting its net profit to $419,000 from $5.3 million a year earlier.
Peter O'Connell has been tapped as a director of Kerry Packer's PBL Enterprises, with special responsibility for Packer's new moves into gaming.
Denzyl Feigelson, music industry vet and former manager of singer Kenny Loggins, has formed A.W.A.L. Records. The new label, which is an acronym for Artists Without A Label, will sign new acts and…