Sinclair Broadcasting Group Inc. said Tuesday it lost $7.2 million in the fourth quarter, compared with a profit of $2.9 million a year earlier.
A new symbol for excellence in writing, the Writers Guild of America's new award statuette, will be unveiled at the guild's awards ceremony Feb. 21.
Media buyers doubt NBC will reap the $2 million per 30-second spot that's been floated for the "Seinfeld" finale on May 14, but they are betting the hour-long episode will break the $1.3 million…
Clear Channel Communications boosted net profit 40%, to $22.2 million in the fourth quarter, on 101% higher revenues of $258 million, it said Tuesday.
In the next several weeks, Helen Hunt is expected to decide whether she'll return for another season of NBC's hit sitcom "Mad About You."
The new management team at Japanese production-distribution company Shochiku Co. is looking to maximize profits by dropping its line of artfilms and focusing efforts on a trimmer line of films more…
Touchstone Pictures has paid mid- against upper-six-figures for "Robot Killer," a pitch to be written by Cinco Paul ("Witch Hunt"), sources said.
Bad weather, time zone differences and a back-loaded schedule of events have helped limit CBS to the lowest-rated opening four nights of a Winter Olympics since 1984. The Eye's Nagano coverage has…
Films from Brazil, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain and Russia made the cut for the 1997 foreign-language Oscar category.
The red carpet will be rolled out in front of the Zoo Palast theater this evening as Jim Sheridan's IRA melodrama "The Boxer" kicks off the 48th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 11-22).
Kino Intl. has picked up Carlos Marcovich's directorial debut "Who the Hell is Juliette?"