The 26th annual Intl. Emmy Award nominees were unveiled Monday by Kay Koplovitz, president of the Intl. Council of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
In the big Sunday showdown between Oprah Winfrey's ''David & Lisa,'' Fox's ''The Lost World: Jurassic Park'' and CBS' Chuck Norris action pic, viewers were unable to resist NBC's ''The Temptations.''
Hughes-led DTH player Galaxy Latin America has confirmed an ownership reshuffle that sees Mexican partner MVS Multivision ankling the consortium.
Continuing efforts to bolster its restructured marketing team, Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group has tapped Joseph C. Foley as senior veep of worldwide marketing services.
ABC and Columbia TriStar are planning to revamp the struggling Saturday night remake of "Fantasy Island."
Paramount Pictures has acquired rights in all media to Becker Entertainment's Australian kidpic "The Real Macaw" in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
Harold Ramis has agreed to direct "Galaxy Quest" as his next film.
MovieFone is enhancing its movie guide and ticketing service with speech recognition technology from Lucent Technologies.
Paramount Domestic TV plans to keep Leeza Gibbons yakking in firstrun syndication next year, now that NBC has confirmed plans to drop the Par-produced talker as part of an overhaul of its daytime…
SKA Films, the producers behind Brit indie pic "Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels," has inked a deal with Ginger Prods. for a TV series based on the hit gangster caper.
With Bruce Willis on hand and a complete lineup of films from the recently departed film great Akira Kurosawa, the 11th edition of the Tokyo Intl. Film Festival opened on Saturday.