Michael Jackson has picked Honolulu's Aloha Stadium as the venue to perform in a New Year's Eve Millennium show, which German promoter and producer Marcel Avram said will pay the self-proclaimed King…
Livent Inc., which last fall announced an earnings restatement through the second quarter of 1998, said Wednesday that it had a net loss of $44.4 million in the third quarter, compared with a net…
Former Touchstone production senior VP Jordi Ros has been tapped to run Lynda Obst's new Paramount-based production company.
Without producing a single blockbuster movie, leading Japanese film company Toho Co. scored a record 12.85 billion yen ($108 million) unconsolidated pretax profit in the business year ended Feb. 28…
Warner Bros. has ignited the bat signal, and playwright David Ives seems ready to heed the call. The playwright, best known for plays such as "Ancient History, "Mere Mortals" and "English Made…
Miramax Films has promoted Jeremy Kramer to senior VP of production. In his position, he will oversee films though all stages of development and production.
The BBC and Discovery have given themselves top marks on their first year's report card, citing exceptional results for BBC America, programming joint ventures and creation of international channels.
Eureka, the prototype European entertainment conglomerate formed by Germany's Kirch Group and Italy's Mediaset, has agreed to co-finance its first Hollywood pic, Robert Redford's $70 million "The…
Neil Simon's latest offering "The Dinner Party" will get its world preem at the Mark Taper Forum, one of six plays the venue is rolling out for its 1999-2000 season. Simon, no stranger to the Taper…
Producer Robert Morton's Panamort Prods. has inked an exclusive multiyear development deal with Carsey-Werner to develop programming for the production company and the soon-to-launch Oxygen cabler.