KCOP movie critic Gary Franklin had threatened to boycott director Spike Lee's "Malcolm X," which Warner Bros. will release Nov. 18, after reading a press account stating that Lee only wanted…
President Bush late Wednesday signed into law a bill allowing legal use of digital audio tape machines while compensating songwriters and diskeries for losses from home taping.
Genesis Entertainment has entered into preliminary discussions with The Andrews Group of New York about making an investment in future projects with the privately held distribution and production…
Title Gross 1492: Conquest of Paradise $ 4,883,146 * School Ties $ 11,885,069 * Bob Roberts $ 3,483,302 * Pet Sematary Two $ 15,769,767 * Whispers in the Dark $ 10,214,596 Bebe’s Kids $ 7,910,080…
Full Moon Entertainment plans to produce 16 films in 1993, with two targeted for theatrical release. The first of the theatricals will be released by Paramount Pictures; definitive release agreement…
Tom Hanks is close to finalizing a first-look, two-year production deal at 20 th Century Fox. Once the parties sign off as expected, Hanks will almost immediately move his indie company onto the Fox…
Brandon Tartikoff, who resigned yesterday as Paramount Pictures chairman, had been slated to deliver the keynote address at the National Assn. of Television Program Executives programming conference…
Upcoming releases, productions and projects initiated during Brandon Tartikoff's 16-month tenure as Paramount chairman:
Los Angeles' indie TV stations scrambled this week to clear out the deadwood in their programming lineups.
Lisa Rieffel has reportedly been cast as Emily, the previously unseen daughter on the Disney/Witt-Thomas-Harris series "Empty Nest," filling a void left by the leave-of-absence taken by Kristy…
Steven Tisch was elected the new chairman of the board for the AIDS Project Los Angeles this week.