The screenwriter of "The Player" is in play. Writer/director Michael Tolkin has ankled his five-year association with William Morris Agency, an agency spokesman confirmed Tuesday.
A French radio station will make listening to music outdoors more pleasant this summer, broadcasting a special ultrasound wave it says will chase away hungry mosquitoes.
Tamara Haddad is ankling the VP and senior exec producer post she has held at CNN for the past eight years to become senior broadcast producer of NBC's second-ranked "Today" show.
Chestnut Hill Prods. has acquired movie rights to Matt Shortt's script "Inner Light," which marks the latest in a string of acquisitions for the Hollywood-based development and production company.
Twentieth Century Fox expects its long-planned, much-revised $ 200 million Century City expansion plan to be greenlighted by City Council today.
MTV is getting a "bad rap" from critics who claim the web airs too many violent videos, MTV Networks chairman Tom Freston said Tuesday.
Peter Strauss will star in the CBS telefilm "Thicker Than Blood," set to begin production in July. Michael Dinner will direct the script by Judd Klinger, based on the true story of Larry McLinden and…
Showtime has signed Denis Leary to a deal that includes a one-hour standup comedy special and an original movie that Leary would write, direct and star in.
A dramatic change is occurring in film editing suites throughout Hollywood. A slew of high-profile features, from "The Coneheads" to "Heaven and Earth," are being cut together on computer-controlled…
Tribune Broadcasting veepee Wayne Vriesman was elected joint chairman of the National Assn. of Broadcasters TV and Radio Boards at the NAB's board of directors meeting here Tuesday.
Spain's largest media conglomerate, PRISA, has just reported net profits of $ 41.7 million for 1992, a 28% increase over 1991 figures.