Edmonton-based Great North Prods. and Toronto's PTV Prods. have announced the creation of the Canadian International Documentary Consortium, including an international distribution arrangement with…
Jones Entertainment Group, the production arm of cable operator Jones Intercable Inc., is increasing its production activities with a push into modestly budgeted features in addition to movies for…
USA Network has selected Ahern New York to handle its $ 2 million consumer account for the Sci-Fi Channel, on top of the channel's trade account won this year. The campaign, Welcome to the Edge…
Sharon Stone squared off against Whoopi Goldberg in Australia last week, and it was Stone's uncut "Sliver" that narrowly bested Whoopi's "Made in America" on screen averages as both films garnered…
Prairie Public Broadcasting prez Dennis Falk has been named recipient of this year's Outstanding Public Television Manager Award.
(first-half 1993) Company Amount Manager Time Warner Corp. $ 5.1 billion debentures Merrill Lynch News Corp. $ 2.8 billion senior notes Merrill Lynch Tele-Communications Inc. $ 2.1…
The banks have approved the Seven Network board's plan to float the company on the stock market as soon as tactical details have been resolved. The float will probably be in early August, and is…
Bill Clinton's brother Roger Clinton has signed on to "National Lampoon's Last Resort" to play Gino, a none-too-bright hulk of a brute with a soft spot.
Gene Reynolds, whom the Directors Guild of America recognized this year for outstanding service to the union, was elected president of the DGA Saturday.
Taylor Dayne has finally passed the Clive Davis test. The singer acknowledges resistance from the Arista label chief to her plans to write some of the songs for "Soul Dancing," her third disc, which…
Some of the greatest jazz stars shared the spotlight with the nation's best-known amateur saxophonist in a late-night celebration of "America's classical music" on the White House lawn.