Pax TV, the Paxson Broadcasting-owned family-oriented network, has agreed to sell about $1 million worth of time on seven of its big city TV stations to a wannabe pro basketball league that hopes to…
Wall Street firm Goldman Sachs will invest $55 million to buy 16% of Carmike Cinemas, giving the No. 3 exhib a boost at a time it is facing strong competition from other exhibs in many of its rural…
Kingman Films International has announced the winners of the 1998 King Arthur Screenwriters Award, which brings with it $100,000 for each writer, paid over four years.
Showbiz stocks joined in the stockmarket's latest remarkable rally, which hit a crescendo Monday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 214.72 points to its highest ever point of 9374.27.
Buena Vista's "A Bug's Life" was the champion of the exclusives roster in its opening weekend.
Disney's "A Civil Action" is being embraced by a coalition of environmental groups, but the studio's not sure it wants to be hugged.
Paul Schrader, who penned "Taxi Driver" and "Raging Bull," will receive the Writers Guild of America's highest honor at the union's annual awards fest on Feb. 20.
Academy Award-winning screenwriter Frank R. Pierson (“Dog Day Afternoon”) has signed with Creative Artists Agency. Pierson, whose other credits in-clude “Cat Ballou” and “Cool Hand Luke,” recently…
Viacom Inc. received antitrust approval for the sale of its publishing businesses to Pearson PLC, it said Monday, allowing the $4.6 billion deal to close Friday.
Thesp-turned-talker Charles Grodin will keep yakking on MSNBC through 2000.
The effort to bring DreamWorks to Howard Hughes' old aircraft factory -- one of the most complicated and contentious real-estate deals in recent Los Angeles history -- was at last resolved Monday…
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