DreamWorks and Paramount's disaster pic "Deep Impact" streaked to a $41.2 million finish for the Mother's Day weekend, according to final figures reported Monday by the studio.
John Houseman theater owner Eric Krebs appears to have beaten out rival Ben Sprecher, owner of the Variety Arts and the Lucille Lortel, in a race to lease what will be Off Broadway's newest theater.
Mitchell Praver has been named senior veepee of new media for National Geographic Ventures.
Shoreline Entertainment and Omega Pictures will produce a feature version of David Mamet's play "Lakeboat," with Joe Mantegna making his feature directing debut.
Warner Bros. Records and Giant/Revolution Records have inked a new, long-term agreement which extends the marketing and distribution of Giant/Revolution product by Warner Bros. through the year 2002…
Ticketmaster has upped Terry Barnes to CEO of the ticketing titan's operating subsidiary, Ticketmaster Corp. The ascension sets the stage for the exit of Fred Rosen, the firm's founder whose…
MCA Music Publishing has inked a worldwide administration deal for the catalog of the late Henry Mancini, according to sources.
Paramount Domestic TV has filled out the production staff for its upcoming syndie talkshow with Howie Mandel, set to bow June 22.
French mini-major MK2 has signed up to produce the next three pics from U.S. director Jonathan Nossiter. This is the second deal that MK2 president Marin Karmitz has struck with an American director…
Following years of industry sniping about the selection of Italy's candidate for the best foreign-language film Academy Award, national producers association ANICA will hand the task over to a much…