Imagine Entertainment co-chairs Ron Howard and Brian Grazer will be the keynote speakers at Star Power '98, the annual Promotional Marketing Assn. (PMA) conference May 12-13 at the Warner Bros…
Miramax Films has acquired all rights to Bernhard Schlink's international bestseller "The Reader," the company said Tuesday.
Larry Elder, the embattled afternoon drivetime (3-7 p.m.) personality on KABC radio, has inked a deal with Creators Syndicate to pen a weekly opinion column for potential use in the L.A.-based…
Visual effects house Station X Studios has acquired One and Only Media, a developer of computer software for digital animation and 3-D images led by computer-generated images programmer Lyle Milton.
NBC has fortified its leadership position in primetime Nielsens for the April 13-19 week, apparently having shaken off a "Police Videos" challenge to its Thursday dominance and showing the first…
WB's ''Kelly Kelly'' has premiered with disappointing numbers while UPN's ''Love Boat: The Next Wave'' is drifting south a bit in its second week, but with numbers that still easily top UPN's…
Rose Einstein, currently managing director of sales for Variety and Daily Variety, has been named publisher of Video Business, the leading publication of the video software retail business.
The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) will host its ninth annual Silent Film Gala at Glendale's restored 1920s-era Alex Theatre on May 16.
"The Scarlet Pimpernel" is readying for a year-long national tour, it was revealed Tuesday. The show will likely sign a deal with either New York-based Pace Theatricals' the Booking Group or Dodger…
Gary Knell, currently managing director of Manager Media Intl., is rejoining Children's Television Workshop as executive VP of operations.
Pushing up its release nearly six months, 20th Century Fox has moved its Farrelly brothers comedy "There's Something About Mary" into the summer, staking a release date of July 15.