A tribute here to slain anti-apartheid crusader Steve Biko is getting an injection of showbiz.
"Strictly Ballroom" and "Children of the Revolution" producer Tristram Miall has pacted with Beyond Intl. to develop feature films that Beyond will market globally.
Satcaster DirecTV is being targeted in an investigation concerning possible consumer fraud by 20 state attorneys general responding to customer complaints about changes in the satellite provider's…
Fox Broadcasting Co. elevated three key executives Wednesday, naming David Hill chairman and CEO of FBC, Larry Jacobson president of the Fox Television Network and Jon Nesvig exec VP of Fox…
inergi Pictures Entertainment Inc. is expected today to announce final details of its liquidation, including the terms of chairman Andrew Vajna's offer price for the outstanding public stock.
If a big Hollywood production approached the newly formed Rome Film Commission and asked to set up cameras in the Colosseum, would they be laughed out of town?
Final figures Tuesday confirmed a final summer '97 tally of $2.23 billion, exceeding the prior seasonal record set last year by a modest 2%. Also in line with Variety projections, admissions dipped…
Viacom's Canadian exhibitor Famous Players Ltd. finally broke ground Wednesday for its future flagship megaplex in Toronto after the development cleared regulatory hurdles at City Hall.
Princess Diana's funeral Saturday is spoiling plans for the kidvid season's launch. ABC will postpone debuts of its Saturday morning cartoon slate by a week, to Sept. 13, after plans for news…
Time Warner Inc. and Tele-Communications Inc. will form two partnerships to manage jointly owned cable systems serving one million customers in Texas in a deal that helps both cablers cut their debt…