The United States Supreme Court ruled Monday that public broadcasting stations have the right to decide which candidates are qualified to participate in televised debates.
Look for … … Young & Rubicam, though fast out of the box during Tuesday’s initial public offering, to settle into a trading range considerably below that of Madison Ave. stalwarts Omnicom Group and…
A group led by former Creative Artists Agency chairman Michael Ovitz backed off pursuing a bid for Polygram Holdings on Monday, leaving Seagram Co. with a free run at the film and music giant.
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Kim Basinger is understood to have passed on the lead role in the MGM/Granada co-production "Prime Suspect," for which she was reported to be in advanced talks.
The USA Network deal with Buena Vista TV for reruns of "Home Improvement" (Daily Variety, May 14) fell apart at the 11th hour and TBS has bought the series, beginning in June 2002.
In recent weeks, actor Warren Beatty has been thumping his new pic "Bulworth" with the help of just about every media outlet imaginable. On May 17, he even found his way into the Sunday morning…
One film can't singlehandedly transform the sleepy spring box office overseas, but "Deep Impact" gave exhibs and audiences something to cheer about as the DreamWorks picture had explosive debuts in…
Offline Entertainment Group, the company behind the gritty "Slam," is banding together with such producers as Oliver Stone, Norman Lear and Quincy Jones for a slate of pics about inner-city life.
NBC executives tried to come off as confident but not too cocky at the network's upfront presentation to advertisers Monday afternoon at Radio City Music Hall.
"Teletubbies" and "Tots TV" were thrust into the same licensing pen as the original "Halloween" and "Godzilla" Monday when Handleman Co. bought 75% of Itsy Bitsy Entertainment for an unspecified…
New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani put out a giant welcome mat for "Godzilla" on Monday.