SPECIAL REPORTIt was a year of transition at Disney's network and programming arms, as they underwent sweeping management changes after a few hitless development seasons -- although Disney-based…
Independent Pictures has optioned the spec "Liberace" from writers Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer. Independent, the production and distribution outfit of producer Cary Woods, will develop and…
Hollywood snagged two mainstream marketing veterans Tuesday as the movie business endeavors to pull even more arrows out of the sophisticated marketer's quiver.
SPECIAL REPORTMiramax started and ended the year on a high note, although there were some missed chords in between.
A group called Project Islamic H.O.P.E. is protesting Fox’s upcoming animated Eddie Murphy-voiced comedy “The PJs,” from Touchstone and Imagine TV. The group on Tuesday said the pilot episode…
Roberto Benigni and Jamie Lee Curtis will be presenters at the 1998 Golden Globe Awards.
SPECIAL REPORTDespite the slings and arrows of outrageous competitors, Disney released a 1998 slate that catapulted the Mouse once more atop the market share board.
More than 50 years after its Broadway bow, producer Rodger Hess is betting there's still gold at the end of "Finian's Rainbow."
World Cup soccer and the Nagano Winter Olympics propelled NHK to top the charts for the top-rated show in Japan in 1998, rating agency Video Research said on Monday. Pubcaster NHK had the top seven…
Bob Hunka has been upped to senior VP, TV music, at Columbia TriStar TV Group. He'll be responsible for managing the music department at all Columbia's TV production divisions, including primetime…