MGM Gold, the 24-hour movie network, has announced several deals at the Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Assn. of Asia conference.
The relaunch of NBC's "The Tony Danza Show" in its new 8:30 p.m. Wednesday timeslot performed nearly 10% better than it had at 8 p.m., but the show still placed fourth in both homes and demos against…
New Line Cinema will take over at next year's ShoWest as sponsor of the Wednesday luncheon, hosted for more than a decade by Warner Bros.
A little more than 20 years ago, George Stevens Jr. decided it was time for the U.S., the driving force in the world's popular culture, to figure out a way to salute it's performing art with…
"Saturday Night Live" veteran Jon Lovitz is developing a new ABC sitcom at Disney created and executive produced by "Working" and "Cybill" veteran Mike Langworthy for fall 1998.
Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Starlight Express" is scheduled to start rolling Thursday in Mexico City, with the backing of the exhibition chain Cinemex.
The six major distributors of compact discs have been hit with yet another class-action suit claiming they have conspired to fix prices.
Nomura Capital has named Neil Sacker exec veep of the Entertainment Finance Group. In the newly created post, the former Miramax Films exec will be charged with overseeing the day-to-day dealmakings…
Fox Kids Network will be driving "The Magic School Bus" beginning in fall 1998. Fox Kids has picked up the rerun rights to PBS' animated "science adventure" series, produced by the TV wing of…
Nearly A$10 million ($7 million) will be returned to almost 140,000 Celtic dance fans in Australia and New Zealand after "Lord of the Dance" star Michael Flatley collapsed Nov. 27, forcing the…
Nickelodeon and Pace Variety Entertainment Inc. will on Feb. 6 launch a live traveling musical stage extravaganza based on the animated characters created for the longrunning Nick hit "Rugrats."