Norstar Releasing's decision lastmonth to acquire art indie distrib Cinephile isn't just an example of a big fish swallowing a smaller one. For the Canadian distribution scene, which has seen the…
CBS will fight reality with reality beginning March 10, scheduling the Lorimar TV reality series "How'd They Do That?" at 8 p.m. Wednesdays opposite NBC's "Unsolved Mysteries."
The Library of Congress will hold hearings Feb. 12 in Los Angeles and Feb. 26 in D.C. to discuss the state of film preservation in the U.S.
Former Motion Picture Academy president Fay Kanin will receive the Governors Award at the seventh annual American Society of Cinematographers outstanding achievement awards Feb. 21 at the Beverly…
Paramount Pictures has acquired motion picture rights to New York Times health care correspondent Lisa Belkin's soon-to-be-published non-fiction book "First, Do No Harm." It is to be developed by…
Fox O&Os 8 The stations division of Fox Broadcasting Co. will acquire weblet's Atlanta affil, WATL Channel 36. Story, page 3.
Barry Kemp has resigned as exec producer of the first-year Universal TV-ABC comedy series "Delta," citing "professional differences"--apparently with star and co-exec producer Delta Burke.
The Directors Guild of America has nixed film czar Jack Valenti's call for collective bargaining talks to resolve the film alteration dispute and is pressing Congress to enact its own labeling law…
Following an 11th-hour bargaining session, the Writer's Guild of America East and Capital Cities/ABC have reached an agreement on a three-year contract covering news staffers on the network and local…
The Fox Television Stations said yesterday that it will acquire its eighth station, Fox affiliate WATL in Atlanta. Terms of the agreement weren't disclosed, but Atlanta is among the top 12 television…
Digital Cable Radio received a significant vote of confidence with a major investment from two of the world's largest record companies.