MCA Records has sued the members of the groups New Edition and Bel Biv DeVoe for allegedly failing to deliver albums promised under a pair of recording agreements.
NBC News correspondent Richard Roth has ankled the Peacock and is returning to CBS News.
Asbury Communications has launched a marketing services division and named Addie Bua as director of marketing and publicity.
Gordon Bressack has received the first Writer's Guild of America Animation Writers Caucus Animation Award.
Once burned, but not too shy Just as Touchstone TV last week was facing up to the fact that it had been duped into signing a six-figure deal with 32-year-old writer/actress Riley Weston — who had…
Record label execs tired of skirmishing with MTV programmers over getting their artists' music videos played can eliminate the middleman and buy primetime on the music outlet.
Universal Studios Japan said Tuesday it will break ground next week for its theme park in Osaka, which is slated to open in 2001 and is expected to draw 8 million visitors a year.
RUSSIA Sergei Livnev, director of Moscow’s second studio Gorky Film, is quitting his post to devote himself to screen development and distribution activities. Livnev took over at Gorky three years…
Miramax Films has bought an untitled Holocaust pitch from writer-director Michael Cohn.
Dance star Michael Flatley has settled a legal battle with his former manager, John Reid, for an undisclosed sum, though the total is said to be several million pounds.
The Playboy Channel is riding herd on its most successful promotional campaign ever: A record 15 million cable subscribers or satellite-dish owners will get access to a free night of the network's…