Jersey Films is making its first foray into series television with a sci-fi drama, "Titanisphere," to be co-produced with Glendale-based Creative Capers Entertainment.
Grupo Televisa and ABC subsidiary World Television News (WTN) will announce a distribution deal today.
Twentieth Century Fox has optioned Gary Goldstein's spec script "Manhattan Transfer" for low six figures for Fox-based Davis Entertainment.
Steve Siskind has been upped to senior VP, media and co-op advertising, at 20th Century Fox.
The directors of the five films that are Oscar-nominated for foreign-language pic will participate in a public symposium March 21, where they'll discuss their films and respond to questions from the…
The long-delayed IPO and Australian Stock Exchange listing of Optus is likely to be delayed again until 1999 to give a massive cost-cutting program time to take effect.
Illeana Douglas has left Creative Artists Agency and signed with United Talent Agency, which has landed her a role in the Warner Bros. Kevin Costner starrer "Message in a Bottle."
Fox Broadcasting Co. has confirmed that "Melrose Place" and "Beverly Hills, 90210" will return next season, and the network has renewed the drama "Party of Five" for the next two seasons.
Palm Pictures, the specialized film distrib banner from Island Pictures and Island Records founder Chris Blackwell, has picked up Slamdance award-winner "Six-String Samurai," a sci-fi fable about a…
Barry Diller's USA Networks Inc. announced a two-for-one stock split, to be paid to shareholders effective March 12.
Beauty specialist Frederic Fekkai will oversee the hair-styling and makeup for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Oscar Fashion Preview on March 5.