DreamWorks is starting to spin sales pitches to the TV station community for the off-network rights to its ABC sitcom "Spin City."
Cinergi Pictures Entertainment Inc. agreed Monday to sell the "Evita" soundtrack to Walt Disney Co. for $1.5 million, enabling Cinergi's stock buyout offer to be raised by 11¢ a share to $2.52.
Sam Fuller might have cackled, sucked on his cigar and enjoyed the action. But he would have wanted to be the one telling the stories.
CBS has virtually locked up the November sweeps households crown with a huge Sunday win from the "Hallmark Hall of Fame" telefilm "What the Deaf Man Heard."
Top honors at the 15th Turin Intl. Young Cinema Festival, which wrapped Saturday, went to U.S. entry "Clockwatchers," a comedy about four frustrated office temps by debuting director Jill Sprecher…
Films like "Bean," "Men in Black" and "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" have pushed Finnish admissions in the first three quarters of 1997 up by 9.59% over figures for the same period in 1996.
Josh Schwartz, a 21-year-old USC junior, has achieved Big Man on Campus status. His script "Providence," a coming-of-age love story, was purchased by TriStar for $350,000 against $700,000, with the…
News Corp. stock rose 50¢ to $21 Monday after Saudi Prince al-Waleed bin Talal revealed he had acquired 5% of the media con-glomerate's stock for $400 million.
ABC, CBS and other broadcasters filed a petition at the FCC last week that calls for an overhaul of the agency's assignment of digital TV channels. The proposed revisions are so extensive that they…
Davis Entertainment has purchased the spec script "Horsemen," an action-drama about fighter pilots for hire, from first-time screenwriter Todd Slawsby in a deal worth a reported low-six-figure…