Nancy McCabe has been hired as director of original movies at Lifetime cable to work on the new team being assembled by VP, original movies, Laurette Hayden, who joined the network last month to fill…
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. has begun discussions with Wall Street firms about the timing of an initial public stock offering, amidst suggestions from some parts of the company that it should go public…
Ned Dowd, former president of production at Caravan Pictures, has signed a new production deal with the Walt Disney Motion Pictures Group, where he will produce two high-profile Touchstone Pictures…
In days b.c. (before computerization), harassed production managers glowered before huge 8-foot-by-4-foot sheets of plywood, arranging, then rearranging, miles of adding machine tape with…
Brillstein-Grey Entertainment has promoted a slew of executives and made some other changes to its TV division.
FCC Commissioner Rachelle Chong formally asked chairman Reed Hundt Thursday to delay a vote to decide if the agency should conduct its own inquiry into liquor advertising on TV.
The studios have packed up their wares and headed home after spending three days at Gotham's licensing show, which ended Wednesday, seeking to nail down deals with licensees for merchandise tied to…
Directing jobs for minority and women helmers once again showed scant movement at best in 1996, with slight gains for minority helmers and a drop in employment among female directors, according to…
The Walt Disney Co.'s DIC Entertainment has signed a licensing deal with Japanese merchandiser Sanrio Ltd. to produce animated vehicles for Hello Kitty and other characters in the Sanrio family.
The following companies may be found at the British Pavilion, booth 502, at ShowBiz Expo. AFM Lighting Axis Films BKSTS British Film Commission British Society of Cinematographers Camera Revolution…