Susan M. Baker has been named director of development for Moll/Beallor Prods., where she'll be responsible for finding both television and film projects, according to company principals June Beallor…
After a career that spans three decades --- including an Oscar for "Tender Mercies" and memorable work in the first two "Godfather" pictures, "The Great Santini," "Lonesome Dove," "Network" and…
President Clinton announced Friday the launch of the White House Millennium Project, a two-year effort at showcasing America's history in science, scholarship and culture.
Tyro thesp Alex Linz, who stars in the upcoming holiday release "Home Alone 3" for Fox, is set to topline the eccentric comedy "Bruno" under Shirley MacLaine's helm for David Kirkpatrick's Original…
United Artists will open its first theater in Thailand on Friday. The $5 million project to build the five-screen multiplex is a joint venture called Siam UATC, in which UA, Britain's Pacific Media…
Dave Smith has what he calls a "revolutionary" scenario tied to the coming of the digital age of broadcasting --- and the industry is listening: Smith is president of Sinclair, the group that owns 33…
British pay television company BSkyB Plc on Friday reported a 22% rise in pre-tax profit in its final year under the leadership of chief executive Sam Chisholm.
Barring a last-minute change of heart by any of the principals, UPN is expected this week to name Disney TV veteran Dean Valentine as the successor to the netlet's departing president and CEO, Lucie…
TV Azteca shares closed up almost 1 point Friday to $19.18 during its first day of trading on the N.Y. Stock Exchange.
The newly relaunched Variety ShowBiz Expo New York will be held Sept. 25-27 at the Jacob K. Javits Center.