Directors Ridley and Tony Scott have finalized their four-year, $ 25 million financing and domestic distribution deal with Italy's RCS Films & TV, London's Majestic Films Intl. and 20th Century Fox…
In a key indication that the corporate restructuring efforts at MGM/UA are picking up speed, sources said Friday that MGM/UA Distribution Co. prexy Jack Foley would ankle his slot imminently. The…
Gari Ann Douglass has been promoted to VP, finance, for Paramount Home Video.
The California Institute of the Arts said Friday that the Walt Disney Co. has established the Sharon Disney Lund Scholarship in Dance, a $ 500,000 endowment that will annually provide scholarships…
There was no doubt what was firing the box office this weekend. Fox's "Mrs. Doubtfire" was expected to do $ 15.3 million -- almost three times the business of its closest rival. The pic has…
Last-minute snags over several issues -- including film -- dampened hopes Sunday that U.S. and European Community negotiators could end years of wrangling over farm subsidies and open the way for the…
KCBS-TV is giving up MTM's "Rescue 911" to independent station KCAL-TV, which begins airing the reality series at 6 p.m. today in place of "Empty Nest."
As proof the spec market isn't slowing down for the holidays, Patrick S. Duncan last week sold his drama "Mr. Herrick's Opus" to Interscope Communications for $ 475,000, with a $ 975,000 bonus when…
BCE Inc. may seek to finance its proposed investment in Jones Intercable Inc. by selling equity in BCE Telecom Intl. Inc., the unit making the investment.
The BBC is discussing ways of drawing new revenues from interactive cable channels.
A chart Friday showing local November sweeps results incorrectly noted the time of KCOP’s “The Arsenio Hall Show.” The talkshow airs at 11:30 p.m., with off-net sitcom “Roseanne” earning a 3.2…