Grosso Jacobson Entertainment has inked a deal with mystery novelist Mary Higgins Clark to produce three movies based on one of her books for NBC's "Friday Night Mystery" wheel, in association with…
Lucasfilm Ltd.'s THX Division announced that it will begin offering consultation services for building theaters, screening rooms, home theaters and postproduction facilities.
As Malibu fell prey Tuesday to roaring flames and Santa Ana winds, dozens of celebs -- including Dick Van Dyke, Rod Steiger, and George C. Scott -- evacuated their homes, which they feared had burned…
During the Oct. 25-31 Halloween week, ABC scored a primetime Nielsen treat with a bag of tricks that includes the second-highest rated "Home Improvement" ever.
The National Cable Television Assn. is asking the FCC to postpone action on a proposal allowing telephone companies to provide cable TV service in cities with up to 10,000 people.
Paramount loves a good fight: Sources said late Tuesday that the studio just snapped up the story of 16-year-old Dallas Malloy, the femme amateur boxer who won her first bout last Saturday, for a…
After weeks of powwows with studio toppers, longtime industry fixture Robert E. Relyea has been tapped for the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists exec production VP spot, it was announced Tuesday.
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Jodie Foster has wooed 20th Century Fox and Polygram Filmed Entertainment to co-produce her Egg Pictures maiden pic "Nell," based on Mark Handley's play "Idioglossia."
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp., Sony Music and Pace Entertainment have formed a joint-venture partnership to develop and operate concert theaters in the United States and abroad.
Hong Kong switched on to cable TV for the first time Monday with Wharf Cable airing eight channels of its own and none of the Star TV channels required under a "must-carry" clause in its…