CBS' TV station group named longtime Westinghouse exec Joseph Berwanger to the new post of exec VP of sales, seeking to fulfill a mission by CBS Stations chief Mel Karmazin to boost revenue at the…
"Butch Camp," the gay-themed film starring Judy Tenuta, opens Aug. 1 in Los Angeles at the Cineplex Odeon Beverly Center Theater and at Edwards Theaters University 6 in Irvine.
The National Assn. of Broadcasters has once again written Vice President Gore to complain about the appointment of Washington pundit Norman Ornstein to a commission charged with drawing up public…
Two top names on Broadway are very close to pairing on a feature film. Nathan Lane is attached to star in the Island Pictures comedy "The Best Man," and talks are under way with director Jerry Zaks…
The effort by broadcasters to load the current budget bill with provisions that would deregulate the ownership of TV stations is running into trouble.
Adding to the recent spate of studio split-rights deals, Buena Vista Intl. has acquired distribution rights to Paramount's Nicolas Cage starrer "Snake Eyes," according to sources.
Buena Vista Television has named Linda Beal managing talent producer for its upcoming syndie latenight strip "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show."
Regal Cinemas Inc. increased net profit 36% to $7.8 million on 30% higher revenues of $78.2 million in the second quarter, it said Thursday, but Regal is hoping for a better performance in the third…
Despite winning the Palme d'Or at Cannes, the Japanese movie "The Eel" (Unagi) has not been winning over the domestic audience.
CBS Eye on People, the struggling 4-month-old cable network, has signed affiliation deals with three top-10 multisystem cable operators: Media One, Adelphia and Jones Intercable.