Renewals are a good thing. Sources say the freshman syndie strips "Martha Stewart Living" and "The Gayle King Show" have been renewed for a second year by key CBS O&Os, including the Eye web's…
Minerva Theaters, Holland's third-largest exhibitor, has been taken over by Haig Balian, a longtime Dutch industry leader, and Jan Willem Verhoef, a financial consultant.
Time Warner Inc. and Viacom Inc. on Monday finally confirmed their plans to sell Cinamerica/Mann Theaters to a joint venture of investment firm Warburg Pincus and former Cinemaworld president Jeff…
Bidders for Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo Group Inc. were asked to submit new bids Friday, prompting negotiations that continued through the weekend, with a decision on the winning bidder…
In support of projectionists alleging unfair treatment, IATSE officials plan to hold a press conference today in Washington, D.C., to launch a boycott of all Regal Cinemas theaters.
The newly formed production company run by Bob Greenblatt and David Janollari has sold its first TV project. ABC has given a six-episode commitment to a new half-hour comedy starring comedian D.L…
Former Universal exec Harry T. Smith has been tapped VP and general manager of Ray-Art Studios in Woodland Hills. He will oversee the administration of the studio's soundstages and support facilities.
With Barbra Streisand in tow, "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" hit its highest note yet Nov. 21.
Dates have been set by the Biennale arts council for the 55th Venice Intl. Film Festival, which has been pushed back to a slightly later slot, running Sept. 2-12.
Turner Broadcasting has reached agreement with both Cox Communications and the National Cable TV Co-op (NCTC) for carriage of TBS Superstation upon the network's conversion to a traditional basic…
New Line's "Mortal Kombat: Annihilation" still led the pack when final figures were released Monday. However, as with most of the box office leaders, Sunday estimates overstated the vibrancy of the…