Michael Douglas, who recently parted producing ways with Steve Reuther, has inked his own first-look, three-year production deal at Universal Pictures, the studio confirmed Thursday.
Mark Urman has ankled his job as senior vice president of international at PR firm Dennis Davidson Associates to join indie film distributor and producer Cinepix Film Properties in the new post of…
Silvio Berlusconi, the Italian media tycoon and leader of the center-right opposition party, failed to show Wednesday before Milan magistrates anxious to question him regarding the alleged bribing of…
China is cutting down on the illegal copying of U.S. films --- but it's still keeping too many of the real films out of its market, Jack Valenti said Thursday.
In response to a recent speech by Reed Hundt, Radio and Television News Directors Assn. president Barbara Cochran opined in a letter to the FCC chairman that broadcast journalism does not take a back…
Hollywood gets to keep its weapons lethal. Or, at least for movie and television purposes, fully loaded and lethal looking.
Warner Bros. Domestic Pay TV will produce a weekly half-hour music magazine series exclusively for DirecTV, to begin in February 1988.
Chris Adelmann has been upped to exec vice president of Warner Bros. Intl. Theaters, and will be responsible for all aspects of the development, establishment and operations of WB's exhibition venues…
Alan Saffron, an Australian-born toy and entertainment entrepreneur, has announced the formation of Mastermind Entertainment, a production and management company.
James Robert Baker, a novelist, filmmaker and poet, died Nov. 5 by taking his own life at his home in Pacific Palisades. He was 50.