With Britain stubbornly refusing to back the EC's 50 million ECU ($ 60.5 million) Action Plan for HDTV, Dutch electronics giant Philips has begun to wind down its development of the system.
The play "Rough Crossing," at the Matrix Theater, opened Jan. 21 and was reviewed the next night; production runs through March 7.
A.G. Edwards & Sons lowered its investment rating on Time Warner Inc. to "hold" from "buy," a market source says.
Paramount Pictures has acquired film rights to the fantasy-adventure script "Me and My Shadow," which will be co-produced by TFG Entertainment and Chestnut Hill Prods. and directed by Jeremy Kagan…
Twentieth TV's new late night Chevy Chase talker will prove to be a mixed blessing for the company. The arrival next season of the Chase show on Fox Broadcasting will force Fox affils to bump the…
Walt Disney Studios is getting into the Sinbad business, making a television series and motion picture deal with the popular comic.
Excluding the one-time effects of two accounting changes, Knight Ridder Inc. earned $ 2.65 per share in 1992, a gain of 3.9% from $ 2.55 per share earned in 1991.
The Hollywood Arts Council held its seventh annual awards lunch last week to award "Charlies" to those organizations who make meritorious contributions to Hollywood.
Paramount's Licensing Group yesterday announced the promotions to vice president of Terri Helton, merchandising; Christin Miller, domestic licensing; and Jonathan Zilli, international licensing. Each…
Tribune Co. yesterday reported net income for the 1992 fourth quarter of $ 42 million, up 29% from $ 32.7 million for the fourth quarter of 1991. The increase was primarily due to improved operating…
Productions of Puccini's "La Boheme" and "Madama Butterfly," as well as a summer musical, are highlights of the Los Angeles Music Center Opera's 1993-94 season, announced yesterday by company general…