Management at pubcaster France Television is edging its way toward an agreement with staffers at regional public broadcaster France 3. The agreement would end an eight-day strike that has so far cost…
When it rains, it pours: Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Tuesday that its international arm, Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl., surpassed $1 billion in overseas B.O. for the first time…
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, Buena Vista has decided to re-re-release "The Little Mermaid" -- which just completed a 17-day closed-end run -- on Dec. 19.
Delegates to the Southern Baptist Convention voted overwhelmingly Wednesday to launch a boycott of the Walt Disney Co. and all its subsidiaries, including ABC TV.
NBC and Dow Jones & Co. expect the marriage of the Euro and Asian business-news channels will trim losses, while bolstering both with the imprimatur of Dow's Wall Street Journal.
Universal Pictures has created a completely new slot for exec Charlotte Reith as VP of financial systems. Reith will be in charge of overhauling and redesigning all financial systems, controls and…
Andrew Williams has ankled his post as vice president of creative advertising at 20th Century Fox to assume the newly created position of senior VP of creative advertising at IKON Creative Services…
NBC and Universal are developing a sitcom with comedian brothers Neal and Kevin Brennan for fall 1998.
Noir thriller "L.A. Confidential" got a big boost in the year-end awards derby Tuesday when the Warner Bros. pic took best film honors and its helmer Curtis Hanson was tapped best director by the…
Asbury Communications has put Paige Parsons in the new post of director of live entertainment and special projects. Parsons will head up PR, promotional and marketing activities for Asbury, including…