Producer Leonard Hill has made longtime associate Joel Fields a partner in his independent production company, changing the name from Leonard Hill Films to Hill-Fields Entertainment.
Frank Lupo reportedly will become an exec producer next fall on CBS' "Walker, Texas Ranger," in the process cutting in Columbia Pictures TV -- where Lupo has an overall deal -- as a partner on the…
Capping a busy Cannes Film Festival spending spree, Fine Line Features has acquired American distribution rights for Mike Leigh's "Naked," the much-talked-about film that was awarded the best…
A lot of people said Thorn EMI overpaid when it acquired Virgin Music for T 560 million ($ 1 billion at the then-exchange rate) in June last year. Well, it looks like they were wrong.
JoAnne Akalaitis, ousted earlier this spring from her post as artistic director of the New York Shakespeare Festival, took the top honor at the 38th annual Village Voice Obie Awards on Monday night…
Tommy Boy, Walt Disney, Koch Intl. and Rykodisc were among the multiple award winners at the 1992 Indie Awards, which were presented Saturday as part of the 21st National Assn. of Independent Record…
Monday night's last-minute, nationwide "Jurassic Park" screenings for film buyers brought exhibitors out in record numbers and apparently didn't disappoint them.
After 10 years of political delays, Supreme Court injunctions and endless disputes over ownership and control, Israel finally got what it's been waiting for: a commercial TV channel.
The NC-17 rating applied to the Juliette Lewis-Brad Pitt film "Kalifornia" has been sustained on appeal by the Motion Picture Assn. of America's Classification & Rating Administration.
CBS Television announced Tuesday an exclusive six-year agreement with the Country Music Assn. for telecast of the annual CMA Awards, the first multiyear network commitment for the music organization…
Dylan Sellers will ankle his post as prexy of Warner Bros.-based Lee Rich Prods. to join the film production team at 20th Century Fox as executive VP of production.