Stephen Weiswasser is stepping down as president and CEO of Americast, the telco TV partnership of Disney and four Baby Bells, as of March 31.
Bob Boris will write and direct the $10 million horror pic "Creature" for Barnholtz Entertainment and Licht Mueller FilmCorp.
Aside from the expected CBS Olympics-driven sweeps victory, February proved to be historic for Fox, promising for the WB and dismal for ABC. The 17 nights of Nagano helped CBS cruise to a 13.8/22 for…
Amid the black-tie events and hullabaloo surrounding "Titanic," which he produced with James Cameron, Jon Landau has re-established his Blue Horizon production banner on the 20th Century Fox lot.
Twentieth Century Fox has promoted Sanford Panitch to executive vice president of production. Panitch continues to report to Fox president Tom Rothman, who announced the promotion Thursday.
Canadian film and TV producer Paragon Entertainment Corp. reported a major loss for the nine-month period ended Dec. 31, 1997. It also announced that the company has run into difficulty with its…
CBS has made history in a negative way with its reconfigured Wednesday lineup, as "Michael Hayes" finished sixth for its hour in adults 18-49, losing to the UPN and WB competition.
Italy's largest commercial broadcaster Mediaset is launching its first pay digital thematic channel Sunday.
Aiming to expand its share of a growing homevideo market, Disney's Buena Vista Home Entertainment is switching distributors in the Philippines, inking a three-year exclusive deal with the Viva…
Hollywood Entertainment Corp., the No. 2 video rental chain, plunged into the red in the fourth quarter of 1997, reporting Thursday a loss of $1.45 million after several one-time charges, compared…
Fox Broadcasting Co. is close to ordering 13 episodes of a new 20th Century Fox primetime animated comedy from Matt Groening, the creator and executive producer of the company's most profitable…