"There are about eight people who are really important in the area of project financing," observed Nigel Sinclair of the entertainment law firm of Sinclair Tenenbaum & Co. "They are the one or two…
Three-year old network Tele Cinco announced profits of 467 million pesetas ( $ 3.9 million) for 1992. Tele Cinco can celebrate its position as second in the nation, runner-up to pubcaster TVE.
MCA TV yesterday confirmed its entry into the first-run action business in a big way (Daily Variety, March 2), with the unveiling of a package of 24 two-hour telefilms.
Controversy seems to trail Roseanne and Tom Arnold, and an appearance by Tom Arnold on Tom Snyder's CNBC talkshow Monday was no exception.
United States Satellite Broadcasting Inc. announced yesterday that it had signed program distribution agreements with Viacom-owned television networks Showtime, The Movie Channel, MTV, VH-1, and…
Jon Lovitz and Garry Marshall, who co-starred in the feature "A League of Their Own," will both make one-time guest appearances reprising their roles on the first episode of the TV series version…
The Greenberg family is buying shares in its Astral Communications from the Bronfman clan's Hees Intl.
David Bender has left as head of operations for Roseanne and Tom Arnold's Wapello County Prods. to seek a position with the Clinton administration.
Warner Bros. abruptly pulled the plug yesterday on the planned start next month of Steven Seagal's directorial debut, "Rainbow Warrior," citing insufficient snow in Alaska for the four- to five-month…
I RECENTLY SPENT A WEEK WATCHING MOVIES in Berlin. It seemed like a month.
General Cinema Corp. said yesterday its profit for its first fiscal quarter sank 92% from results a year earlier that included a huge onetime gain related to its purchase of a publishing company.