Credit Lyonnais Bank Nederland N.V. has sued Kodiak Films and its owner, Wolf Schmidt, for failing to pay a loan balance of about $ 15.45 million.
Hollywood's growing interest in timely projects dealing with such critical issues as AIDS and the environment intensified last week when 20th Century Fox acquired for producer Lynda Obst the highly…
THERE WAS A LANDMARK DAYin the network television movie business last fall. ABC, CBS and NBC each began production -- on the same day with the same scheduled finish day -- of a movie about the Amy…
ABC Entertainment VP of program planning and scheduling Alan Sternfeld is expected to receive a promotion that will also see his responsibilities expanded at the web -- picking up some of the slack…
Encouraged by recent Hollywood interest and lavish scenic films like Universal's "Out of Africa" and Carolco's "Mountains of the Moon," Kenya wants a movie industry of its own. And soul music's first…
Italian films are not going into production. The industry, producers assert, is bloccato--blocked--by bureaucratic bungling.
It started with a phone call from then-Paramount chief BrandonTartikoff.
Universal's "Scent of a Woman" caught a whiff of Oscar glory Saturday at the 50th Golden Globes, taking three prizes including best drama and best actor for Al Pacino, while ABC's "Roseanne" and…
Congress is planning oversight hearings soon to investigate complaints that broadcasters are ignoring a new law requiring them to meet the educational needs of children.
Oscar-winning lyricist Alan Bergman has been appointed chairman of the 65th annual Academy Awards Governors Ball Committee. This will be Bergman's second time as chair of the Ball, to be held at the…
The Federal Communications Commission this week will ask the full U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals to rehear the financial interest and syndication rules case.