The board of directors of the American Film Marketing Assn. yesterday gave a vote of confidence to association president Jonas Rosenfield and executive veepee and American Film Market director Tim…
Providing the situation in Somalia does not take a turn for the worse, NBC's Tom Brokaw is expected to depart the East African country tomorrow. CBS and ABC have not made a decision on when their…
There's always going to be someone trying to make a buck. CNN foreign editors found that out the hard way as they tried to get supplies into Somalia and ended up in a bidding war with smugglers.
ANIMATIN' ANNIE: Jim Kristoff, president of L.A. special effects firm Metrolight Studios, is out raising money to boost the company's MetroCell animation division. Its Annie software package, he…
Cox Cable's plans to start a statewide, all-news cable network in California have been pushed back again, this time because of the uncertainties connected with industry reregulation.
Carmike Cinemas Inc. has filed an application to list its common stock on the New York Stock Exchange.
Lawrence Gordon has abruptly pulled the plug on Largo Entertainment's planned early '93 production of "Mrs. California," a movie that Jonathan Lynn was set to direct and Melanie Griffith was to star…
The lottery to take control of the Max Factor Museum ended yesterday when officials from Procter & Gamble, which owns the building, announced it will sell the building to a consortium of real estate…
The second episode of ABC's "The Jackie Thomas Show" slipped marginally in its hold on "Roseanne's" coattails, according to Nielsen figures for Tuesday.
Granada TV has announced plans to cut 200 to 250 jobs from its total work force of 1,300 as part of a "major development plan" to prepare the ITV company for the U.K.'s new commercial TV regime…
Six insiders at Spelling Entertainment Group Inc. bought shares of the television production company last month, according to insider filings with the Securities & Exchange Commission.