Alec Baldwin named Astri Kingstone as veep of his El Dorado Pictures Monday, his first executive appointment since setting up his production company at Castle Rock Entertainment.
Depeche Mode keyboardist Andrew Fletcher will take a leave of absence from the band to concentrate on tour business.
Though not the "wild thing" of the original, Warner Bros.' "Major League II" topped the weekend batting order with a gross of $ 7,040,777. It was another case of diminishing returns for a sequel -…
"Parenthood" topped out at $ 99.3 million. Industry wisdom says if you're that close, it's better to force the issue. Last summer, a Columbia exec chortled when a Wall Street analyst predicted, early…
Despite a three-day Easter weekend, all but a few exclusive releases dropped in ticket sales. Good weather and the expanded release in New York of last week's big winner, Gramercy's "Four Weddings…
Less than 24 hours after Frank G. Wells died in a Sunday helicopter accident, Walt Disney Co. chairman and chief executive officer Michael D. Eisner announced that he will take on the late exec's…
Basic cable networks have given new life to old TV shows, so who's to say the same can't be done for sports programming.
Disney-MGM Studios, the Florida-based film studio, namedRobert M. Allen as veep of production operations Monday.
Warner Bros.' fifth TV network is planting roots in Burbank with a new headquarters and has signed up Combined Broadcasting's WBFS-TV Miami as an affiliate, with four more deals in the works.
Eric Eisner has resigned as president and CEO of Island World, effective Monday.
Public Broadcasting Service prez Ervin Duggan has unveiled an initiative to bolster coverage leading up to the 1996 elections, promising in the process to redefine how public television covers public…