If it's the Oscar show, it must be Sunday. That's the decree of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, in an announcement that had been expected for months (Daily Variety, Feb. 10).
MGM has abruptly pulled the plug on Norm Macdonald's "Ballbusted" after lackluster returns from the debut of "Dirty Work," sources said.
Exit the Australian native Tony, enter the Brooklyn-born Tony. At least sources close to the negotiations say that Tony Danza is now likely to assume Anthony LaPaglia's role in the Broadway revival…
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Henry G. Saperstein, longtime owner of UPA Prods., died of cancer Wednesday in Beverly Hills. He was 80. A pioneer in the merchandising business, Saperstein also was an animation producer and…
Fox Broadcasting Co. as early as next week is expected to name Cheryl Bloch vice president of drama development, reporting to senior vice president of drama series Danielle Claman.
Francis Coppola laid the death of "Pinocchio" at the feet of Warner Bros. co-chairman Bob Daly on Thursday.
CBS is in talks with former VH1 production and original programming VP Jack Sussman to take over Terry Botwick's old job as head of specials.
Polygram Holdings will distribute $40 million in cash to key employees as an inducement for them to stay for at least a year after the music giant is acquired by Seagram Co, according to the…
Caravan has purchased the fantasy-comedy pitch "Do-Over" out of its discretionary fund for a high six against seven figures.
Mutual Film Co. has appointed Eric Suddleson as head of business and legal affairs.
Clearview Cinema Group announced Thursday that it has closed on the 10 screens in Morristown, N.J. it recently agreed to buy from AMC Entertainment.