Just hours after an important FCC vote, House telecommunications subcommittee chairman Billy Tauzin (R-La.) stopped by the Fox lot Thursday to have lunch with company topper Rupert Murdoch.
Fox Sports Intl. (FSI) has inked an exclusive agreement to carry soccer game action from the highly regarded English FA Premier League on Fox Sports owned-and-operated cable and satellite services…
CLT/Ufa, the joint venture between Luxembourg-based CLT and Germany's Bertelsmann group, has reported a projected LUF2.9 billion ($77 million) loss for 1997 on revenues of around $2.7 billion and is…
The Independent Feature Project will serve as the official U.S. representative for the Directors Fortnight (Quinzaine des Realisateurs) section of the Cannes Intl. Film Festival for the ninth…
Frankly, Curtis Hanson couldn't have looked happier. His movie, "L.A. Confidential," pulled in nine nominations from Oscar and a few more from other prize-givers, it swept critics' awards around the…
Dustin Nguyen has inked an exclusive pact with Touchstone Television to develop a one-hour action/drama series for ABC in which he will star.
Composer, arranger and conductor Lalo Schifrin has launched Aleph Records with the release of "Film Classics," a CD of a December 1995 concert in Marseilles, France, commemorating the 100th…
With digital television poised to transform home entertainment, a group of five major computer and electronics firms Thursday proposed a method of protecting video and audio content from unauthorized…
Kara Francis has been upped to vice president of creative affairs at New Regency Prods., rising from her previous position as director of development.
Officials at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences vehemently denied charges by the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees and Technicians that the Oscar telecast on March 23 would be manned…