Twentieth Century Fox and Italy's Artisti Associati agreed to curtail their Italo distrib partnership, effective Dec. 4.
Adam's Rib (MGM, 1949). Producer, Lawrence Weingarten. Director, George Cukor. Annie Hall (UA, 1977). Producer, Charles H. Joffe. Director, Woody Allen.
Tom Sturges has been named president of Chrysalis Music Group USA, responsible for all of the company's domestic publishing operations.
After three months of limbo, plans for the Los Angeles Theater Center may soon move forward.
The cable industry is poised to become the main delivery system for "the next generation of communications services."
Producer Judy Polone has acquired rights to the book "JFK: Reckless Youth" and has put the project into development at ABC as a four-hour miniseries.
Irving Azoff has not supported a general boycott of Colorado because of anti-gay legislation voters approved last month (Daily Variety, Dec. 3).
Los Angeles-based literary boutique Michael Siegel & Associates Inc. is expanding its reach into Gotham's literati circles with the opening of a New York office to be headed by newly hired former…
The Library of Congress yesterday added 25 films--including "Annie Hall, ""Footlight Parade" and "The Birth of a Nation"--to its National Film Registry list, bringing to 100 the number of pix that…
The Permanent Charities Committee of the Entertainment Industry has established the PCC Scholarship Fund, in association with the UCLA Medical School. The new fund was endowed by an anonymous gift.
Twentieth TV yesterday became the first major syndicator to waive its claim to retransmission consent payments, which are rights fees that stations receive from cable systems to retransmit their…