Paramount-based Mandalay Pictures has acquired Ann Lewis Hamilton’s spec script “Near in Blood” for a six-figure against high-six-figure sum. “Clay Pigeons” helmer David Dobkin is attached to direct…
One-time profits from library deals enabled Spelling Entertainment to narrow its third-quarter loss to $4.4 million from $18 million a year ago, before a $25 million charge for liquidation of the…
The new kid on the New York film production block is Sibling Rivalry Entertainment, formed by writer-director JD Shapiro and his three sisters.
Sharply lower profits from Seagram Co.'s Universal Studios and its liquor division combined to drag down the conglom's net profit 18% to $95 million in the third quarter, before a one-time $1.07…
MediaOne Group lost $184 million in the September quarter, it said Tuesday, compared with a profit of $191 million a year earlier as a result of a restructuring of the cabler.
Robert Brada has been promoted to executive vice president and general counsel of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.
The ITV network, Britain's biggest commercial web, has announced it is launching ITV2, its second TV channel, on Dec. 7.
Rafael Pastor, the former prexy of USA Networks Intl., has been tapped for the new post of president/CEO of Hoyts Cinemas' 950-screen U.S. loop.
John Malone's Starz pay-TV network will ramp up its multiple-run scheduling of original movies from about two or three a year to 12 a year, starting with six U.S. premieres over the next six months…
Primetime VP Suarez to ankle NBC NBC VP of primetime series Flody Suarez is expected to ankle the web when or before his contract expires next June. He is in talks with several companies, including…
Nintendo of America Tuesday nabbed exclusive rights to distribute LucasArts Entertainment's next three "Star Wars" videogame titles for its 3-D Nintendo 64 game player, beating industry leader Sony…
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