Stop the presses! Director Ron Howard, who has been vigorously pursuing his next project, may have found it in "The Paper," the story of a day in the life of an editor at a New York tabloid newspaper.
Tom Hanks joins the list of presenters for the 65th annual Academy Awards show March 29. This marks the fourth time as presenter for Hanks, who received a leading actor nomination in 1988 for his…
Filipino officials are preparing a new war against video pirates and other copyright infringers to stave off the threat of crippling U.S. sanctions. Industry sources reckon that 90% of all videos…
Riding the swings and roundabouts of the foreign theatrical markets, Warner Bros. and Columbia TriStar soared to new heights in 1992.
Although it lost some luster in its final installment, "Queen" still delivered royally for CBS, averaging the highest rating for a multiparter since "Lonesome Dove" four years ago.
The legal lashings that former MGM boss Kirk Kerkorian and the Hollywood studio's owner Credit Lyonnais are exchanging in the courtroom may be an open-air circus. Less publicized is the litigants'…
Jury selection gets under way today in a trial that many in Hollywood will be watching closely, as Main Line Pictures attempts to prove that Kim Basinger and ICM breached an alleged 1991 verbal…
The claim that Gene Roddenberry said the original "Star Trek" TV show had not turned a profit until 1985 was made by his ex-wife, Eileen, during testimony in her suit against Norway Corp., her late…
The clutch of Academy Award nominations for "Howards End" and "The Crying Game" are paying immediate box office dividends overseas, and "Unforgiven" is positioned to get a similar boost in Australia…
Broadcast management veteran Anthony Cassara has been appointed president of the Paramount Stations Group, reporting to Paramount Domestic Television prexy Steve Goldman.
After scanning last week's box office returns, Jim Jimirro is in the unique position of heaving a sigh of relief and quickly thinking about the next toga party.