John-Michael Maas has been promoted to vice president of creative affairs for Paramount Pictures' Motion Picture Group,where he will be responsible for the development and supervision of films in…
Alan Amman has been upped to senior VP of publicity, promotions and field operations for 20th Century Fox.
The Actors' Fund of America will sponsor a new support group for family and caregivers of people within the entertainment industry with HIV/AIDS.
Glenn Close joins the list of presenters at the 65th annual Academy Awards show.
Roy Lavoise, a 30-year member of Local 33, has announced that he will run for vice president of the Intl.
Legislation that would extend indefinitely a satellite program carrier's ability to deliver to backyard dish owners the signal of superstations such as WTBS-TV drew mostly praise at a House copyright…
The on-again, off-again "Spirit Warrior" is setting sail at last at Warner Bros., which gave the go-ahead to the $ 34 million production under the aegis of first-time director Steven Seagal, studio…
After being abruptly fired last year by News Corp. topper Rupert Murdoch for "inappropriate and unauthorized behavior," former Fox News prexy Stephen Chao has been given an exclusive, two-year…
Republic Pictures Corp. posted a net loss of $ 3.5 million (77 cents a share) for 1992, compared to a net income of $ 688,000 (15 cents) in the previous year. Revenues declined 16% to $ 68.4 million.
The Wolper Organization and Warner Bros. TV are in the final stages of setting up a deal on two major miniseries -- a continuation of "The Thorn Birds" and a sequel to "North & South"-- with ABC, the…
Suddenly, the battle against Eastern European film piracy is not the comedy of errors it always appears. At least, not in Hungary.