In a preemptive buy reported to be the low- to mid-six figures against high-six, MGM has snapped up "Witch Hunt," a supernatural-comedy spec about a coven of evil witches who come to Earth in the…
Mary Parent, the New Line Cinema VP who oversaw the dramatic actioner hit "Set It Off," is expected to move to Universal Pictures as a senior VP of production, sources said Thursday.
A Delaware Chancery Court judge said Thursday that he will rule in September on the dispute between Viacom Inc. and Seagram Co. over their USA Networks partnership. But he urged the two companies to…
While the Electric Garden is called "the place where all the cool interactive stuff is" by the chairman who orchestrates the exhibit, and the Fine Arts Gallery no doubt will draw the discerning crowd…
Darryl (Chill) Mitchell, who was last seen as the lunch-counter owner on NBC's "The John Larroquette Show," has been signed to star in the network's new Kirstie Alley sitcom, "Veronica's Closet."
France's giant pay TV operator Canal Plus Thursday reported provisional consolidated revenue of 6.264 billion French francs ($1.01 billion) for the first six months of 1997, a gain of 15.2% from the…
"Men in Black" traveled past $200 million domestically on Thursday and continued to close the gap with "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" as the top grosser of 1997.
TNT today will announce that it is moving its series "The New Adventures of Robin Hood" from Monday nights at 10 to Saturdays at 7 p.m. beginning Aug. 9.
Barry Meyer, exec VP and chief operating officer of Warner Bros., has joined the boards of directors of City National Corp. and its main subsid, City National Bank.
Moving into the world of teen roles, 16-year-old Jonathan Taylor Thomas is in final talks to star in the romantic comedy "I Won't Be Home for Christmas" for Walt Disney Pictures under Arlene…
A&E and History Channel, which together will spin off about $400 million in revenues for 1997, have rewarded two of their top executives with promotions: Brooke Bailey Johnson and Dan Davids, upped…