Tobacco giant Philip Morris filed a $ 10 billion libel lawsuit against ABC on Thursday, claiming it was defamed by two reports alleging the company spikes its cigarettes with extra nicotine to lure…
Jaclyn Smith has agreed to star in a TV movie adaptation of Bill C. Davis’ play “Spine,” to be produced by Dick Clark Prods. Clark and Neil Stearns will exec produce the project, which doesn’t have a…
Michael Douglas has set up a new production company with former New Regency Prods. prexy Steven Reuther, folding Stonebridge Prods., his Columbia-based production company, in the process.
Manager/producers Barry Krost and Doug Chapin will end their current business relationship with the Producers Entertainment Group Ltd.
Time Warner Inc. Thursday unveiled Batman the Ride, the newest rollercoaster at its Six Flags Magic Mountain theme park.
In a move that could dramatically change the way production is done in Hollywood, Paramount Pictures and Kaleidoscope Films have linked up via a Pacific Bell fiber-optic network.
Some Euro Disney bank lenders are concerned their senior rankings could suffer if they take part in underwriting the 6 billion franc rights issue as part of a debt restructuring for the theme park, a…
The Wednesday premiere of "The House of the Spirits" at the Century Plaza will benefit the American Cinematheque's programming fund.
Spanish-language KMEX-TV's uninterrupted coverage of the aftermath of the assassination of Mexican presidential candidate Luis Donaldo Colosio Wednesday night scored big ratings.
MCA corporate brass have given Al Teller, MCA Music Entertainment Group chairman, the seal of approval: a new long-term pact as an exec VP in MCA Inc.
Wendy Fishman has joined CBS Entertainment as director, daytime programs, East Coast. She was an exec producer at E! Entertainment Television, working on such shows as “Pure Soap” and “Inside Word.”…