"Standing Room Only" producer Jonathan Krane announced that production skeds have conflicted with pic star John Travolta's commitment to star in the action-adventure "Battlefield Earth."
Playboy founder Hugh Hefner filed papers Friday to sell $50 million worth of stock in the mag's parent, Playboy Enterprises, the company said.
NBC's latest remodeling job on its Thursday lineup has produced surprisingly ho-hum results, while ABC remains essentially flat on Friday despite its attempt to broaden the appeal of the "T.G.I.F."…
TO: GEORGE LUCAS FROM: PETER BART AFTER OBSERVING your semi-reclusive behavior all these years, George, I’ve been fascinated by your openness and downright conviviality in connection with the…
Turner Broadcasting's TBS and TNT have bought the first broadcast run of Warner Bros.' runaway hit "Matrix," agreeing to shell out a price that could soar well beyond $10 million, depending on…
EMI Recorded Music is expected to announce today that it has tapped industry vet Jay Samit as its online czar in its first move toward establishing a global Internet presence.
Brazil's $290 million theatrical arena is showing signs of a major recession-driven pinch.
Former Tele-Communications Inc. vice chairman Jerome Kern has joined LinkShare Corp. as CEO.
Herb Ross, award-winning helmer of such pics as "The Turning Point," "The Goodbye Girl" and "Steel Magnolias," will venture into indie territory with "The Shallow End," which he will direct and…
MCA Records has named Craig Lambert senior promotion veep and charged the music vet with overseeing promotion of its family of labels.