Foreign buyers used to come to the American Film Market to make offers and close deals before the bazaar ended. No more. At this market, caution prevailed.
Veteran network stage manager James E. (Jimmy) Wall will receive the Franklin J. Schaffner Award for lifetime achievement by a stage manager Saturday at the Directors Guild of America's banquet in…
Cost-cutting and stringent debt control have been cited as key factors in a return to profit for the Dutch electronics giant Philips following three loss-plagued years.
Fox Broadcasting Co. closed out the February sweeps on a high note, "Tom" got off to an OK start and ABC's final installment of "Heaven and Hell" went down in flames, according to Nielsen results for…
Helga Stephenson has resigned as executive director of the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, to pursue personal interests.
IMAX Corp. completed its merger with the Trumbull Co., bringing together innovators in large-format film and special effects, in a $ 100 million deal. WGIM Acquisition Corp. acquired both companies…
KABC-TV won the coveted Los Angeles early evening and late news ratings crown in an abbreviated Nielsen February sweeps book that excludes the two weeks of the Winter Olympics. However, the O&O…
Patricia McQueeney is Harrison Ford's personal manager and agent. She reads every script and makes every deal. Ford is her only client.
The ACE Eddie Awards honoring film editors named a slew of high-profile presenters for its March 12 banquet, including Warren Beatty, Ann Blyth, Steven Bochco, Kim Cattrall, Barbara Hershey, Don…
Blockbuster shareholders withdrew their court effort Wednesday to block the video rental giant's upcoming $ 1.25 billion investment in Viacom, but will instead try to prevent the merger itself.
Chuck Lorre has signed an exclusive overall deal with Carsey-Werner Co. to create and develop new TV series.