It's hard to believe, but six naked and not particularly attractive blokes from Sheffield have toppled Steven Spielberg's dinosaurs from the top of the U.K.'s all-time box office chart.
E! Entertainment inked a three-year output deal with Middle Eastern satcaster Orbit at last week's NATPE convention in New Orleans, expanding an existing long-term agreement.
Columbia TriStar TV and Craig Anderson Prods. have acquired rights to Linda Katherine Cutting's HarperCollins memoir "Memory Slips," which is being adapted as a telefilm for CBS.
The first European TV venture for Izzy Asper's CanWest Global Communications moved a step closer to reality with the appointment of Rick Hetherington as chief exec and general manager of the…
Don't expect any Valentine's Day cards circulating between writer-director James Toback and the MPAA's Classification & Ratings Administration. Last week the ratings board rejected Toback's 10th…
The Writers Guild of America has chosen Melville Shavelson as the recipient of its annual Morgan Cox Award.
President Clinton on Tuesday used what many expect will turn out to be his largest audience ever for a national address -- swelled by the media storm surrounding allegations of an affair and…
Behaviour Distribution has picked up all world rights outside North America to "High Art," writer-director Lisa Cholodenko's debut pic which just nabbed the 1998 Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award at the…
EXCLUSIVEPolydor Records chief Nick Gatfield has been offered the reins to Polygram Music Publishing, which he will run in addition to the label. But insiders said Gatfield has yet to accept.
Newcomer Matt Damon of "Good Will Hunting" joined veteran actors Robert Duvall ("The Apostle"), Peter Fonda ("Ulee's Gold"), Dustin Hoffman ("Wag the Dog") and Jack Nicholson ("As Good as It Gets")…