Bette Midler's All Girl Prods. has joined forces with Eddie Murphy Prods. to produce a comedy for Paramount Pictures based on the real-life story of 1950s New Jersey housewife-turned-record label…
Peter Sellars is the first to admit that the upcoming 1993 Los Angeles Festival he will direct is larger and more complex than he ever dreamed.
ABC has ridden "The Thorn Birds" to the net's biggest primetime Nielsens win since Academy Awards week March 29-April 4.
Cineplex Odeon's decision not to show "Poetic Justice" on opening weekend at its Universal City cinemas came under fire from the Los Angeles City Council Tuesday. The council adopted a resolution…
MGM comedy "The Meteor Man" unspools Saturday at the Hollywood Pacific Theatre in a benefit for the Sickle Cell Disease Foundation.
The following incorporations have recently been filed: Hurley Prods. Inc., L.A., 10,000 capital stock-1 class.
CBS has ordered a new primetime serial from "Homefront" and "Knots Landing" writer-producer team Lynn Marie Latham and Bernard Lechowick under the working title "Second Chances."
KCAL-TV said Tuesday that its decision to hire an African-American weekend anchor is unrelated to the departure of Larry Carroll, whose exit from the station this summer stirred protests.
News Corp. holds an equivalent stake of 6.4% in the common shares of Image Entertainment Inc. In a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, News Corp. said that warrants for 208,970 common…
Disney's summer B.O. market share 14.6% With no huge hits but eight pix, Buena Vista has moved to No. 2 behind U's 23.5%. TriStar's in third with 13.9%, followed by Par (13.0%) and WB (12.6%). For…
All is not happy at "Home Improvement," with the three child actors on the hit ABC comedy seeking more money, and all, thus far, no-shows for the first week of production.