MGM has acquired the film rights to Brit rookie novelist Linda Davis' upcoming book "Nest of Vipers," the studio confirmed Friday.
Spy, the irreverent monthly that gave new meaning to the journalistic principle of afflicting the comfortable, is throwing in the towel after several failed attempts to find a buyer.
If the earthquake didn't pound Santa Monica hard enough, more than 5,000 film buyers and sellers who are headed here this week for the American Film Market might finish the job.
The Federal Communications Commission will vote today to cut cable TV rates beyond the industrywide average 10% rollbacks adopted last year.
Universal Pictures is close to shagging a new flying carpet fantasy, picking up Charles Edward Pogue's "An Arabian Night" with producers Rob Fried and David Kirschner attached.
The University of Southern California, hoping to place more of its business students with entertainment companies, announced Friday the start of several core classes about financing, marketing and…
There were rumors that La Toya would show up, but she didn't. There were rumors Elizabeth Taylor wouldn't show up, but she did. The crowd gave Michael a five-minute standing ovation on his entrance…
KPMG Peat Marwick execs finally handed over their independent audit of Euro Disney Monday, providing a small shot in the arm for the financially troubled theme park.
MCA president Sidney Sheinberg, who is widely credited with recognizing Steven Spielberg’s talent almost two decades ago, will present the American Society of Cinematographers Governors’ Award to…
Sony Pictures Entertainment issued a statement Friday that says it has converted its deal with Peters Entertainment from an exclusive to a non-exclusive arrangement, and extended the pact for at…
K.K. Chua, one of Southeast Asia’s best-known distribs, is leaving United Intl. Pictures. Chua, UIP’s VP sales for Southeast Asia for 3 1/2 years, confirmed that he handed in his notice last November…