Saundra Saperstein, who has been the media director of the Sundance Film Festival since its inception, has resigned.
EMI Group warned that the economic crisis in the Far East will knock about $41 million off its operating profits in the current financial year, despite a 5% increase in sales.
Oscar will march to his own drummer from now on. Academy Award-winning film composer Jerry Goldsmith has written "Fanfare for Oscar," an official theme for the annual Academy Awards presentations…
ABC has pulled its first-year dramas "Cracker" and "Nothing Sacred" from the schedule for February sweeps, and it's likely that only the latter will be back on the primetime slate in March.
Despite rumors and news reports to the contrary, the recently closed Broadway musical "Side Show" will not reopen in the spring. The tuner's creative team had hoped to recruit new investors for the…
L.A.-based bond company Cinema Completions Intl. (CCI) has opened a U.K. office to meet the demands of the burgeoning British production sector, and appointed line producer Larry DeWaay to run the…
Cruising through the treacherous Super Bowl weekend virtually unscathed, Paramount and 20th Century Fox's "Titanic" grossed an estimated $25 million, down just 17% from the Friday-Sunday period of…
EXCLUSIVEWarner Music Group is in advanced talks to acquire the outstanding 50% of Rhino Records, the music industry's preeminent issuer of catalog product.
ING-Baring announced last week a $40 million media investment fund for Central and Eastern Europe. The Baring Communications Ltd. Emerging Markets Fund will be expanded to a final sum of between $70…
The champagne corks were popping at Fox Intl. over the weekend as both "Titanic" and "The Full Monty" passed $150 million in overseas box office. They join six other 1997 releases to reach that…
MCA Records has been tapped by the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences to distribute the compilation disc sporting this year's Grammy Award nominees.