Carmike Cinemas Inc. has signed a letter of intent to purchase 38 theaters consisting of 176 screens from Cinema World Inc., a privately held company. Terms weren't disclosed.
"Stomp," the percussive British import currently storming Gotham, has been slated to open the UCLA Center for the Performing Arts 1994-95 season.
Fox's basic cable network FX has landed veteran newscaster Jane Wallace as host of its nightly news show "Under Scrutiny." Wallace comes to FX from cable web CNBC, where she was co-host of "Equal…
It was deja vu at the Federal Communications Commission Tuesday as two of the three commissioners dismissed claims that FCC-ordered cable TV rate cuts prompted the demise of the second huge…
ABC News prexy Roone Arledge tapped Teri Everett as director of news information, making her the chief spokesperson for the web's news division. She was associate director of news information and…
The French government said Tuesday it would set up an education television station and appointed senior journalist Jean-Marie Cavada to head it.
Min Yee, one of the most prominent figures in the burgeoning multimedia world , has ankled his position as Media Vision's executive VP and announced that he expects to launch a new venture within the…
Some 563 years after being burned at the stake, Joan of Arc has become hot in Hollywood. Warner Bros. just completed a buy of the spec script "In Nomine Dei," by Laeta Kalogridis, the epic story of…
A review of the government's ban on satellite dishes appears inevitable, though there'sno timetable for such a move.
Steven Spielberg will present the John Huston Award for Artists Rights to Fred Zinnemann at the Intl.
ABC hopped past CBS to win a tough Easter week primetime Nielsen race. Relying on its midweek strength --"Home Improvement,""Roseanne" and a solid start for the new sitcom "These Friends of Mine"…