The laboratory, cinema and European video processing units of Britain's Rank Organisation are getting new toppers, prompted by the pending retirement of two senior execs. Phil Clement becomes…
After seven months of protests, PBS has decided to air Mark Mori and Susan Robinson's Oscar-nominated docu "Building Bombs, the Legacy," which uncovers massive environmental problems related to 40…
The Hollywood Madam saga took another sordid swipe at the film industry Wednesday as police arrested producer/director Ivan Nagy on charges of running his own call-girl ring for clients in the biz.
Fox Broadcasting Co. and Frito-Lay Inc. are again teaming in a major promotional effort, this time to launch new latenight series "The Chevy Chase Show."
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. presented more than $ 80,000 in contributions to charities and film schools and introduced its officers at its 51st annual installation luncheon Wednesday. Some 200…
NBC will offer early premieres of two of its new fall series -- Tuesday sitcoms "The John Larroquette Show" and "The Second Half"-- and will debut its Thursday sitcom lineup Sept. 16.
Still riding high on "Cliffhanger's" box office wave, helmer Renny Harlin will climb down the mountain and hit the high seas on the pirate adventure pic "Cutthroat Island" for Carolco, the director…
A screenwriter has filed suit to stop production of a Barry Levinson film starring Joe Pesci because he claims it's based on his script.
In the wake of the News Corp. takeover of Star TV, chief Julian Mounter has confirmed rumors about his future."I formally advised (News Corp. chief) Rupert Murdoch by fax on Sunday that I would not…
Viacom Pictures and Spelling Entertainment have purchased rights to Elmore Leonard's novel "Pronto," to be published by Delacorte in October.
Bestselling Virgins 3 Virgin Records artists Janet Jackson, UB40 and Smashing Pumpkins will reside in Billboard's top 10 next week.