While industry exex at the "Future of Pay Per View" conference spent considerable chatter on futuristic business and technologies, the bottom-line concern is still money -- and adjusting pricing is…
It takes talent for a fledgling European filmmaker to be sought by Hollywood's major studios, and director Carlo Carlei has hit the mother lode with his first movie.
Bella Shaw is out as co-host of CNN's "Showbiz Today," replaced by Jim Moret.
If Hollywood has a future, it's going to come in a number of foreign languages and be wholly interactive, Michael Schulhof maintains.
Congress was abuzz over a report that King World's tabloid news show "Inside Edition" set up a sting operation to lure lawmakers into apparently illegal acts by promising a job in exchange for…
Giant Records yesterday confirmed that veteran record executive Derek Shulman will become president of a new, unnamed label that will be based in New York (Daily Variety, Feb. 4).
The MGM Grand Hotel and Theme Park -- a$ 1 billion investment toward this city's goal as a family destination resort -- moved a step closer to reality yesterday with a "topping off" ceremony.
Reflecting changes in the entertainment industry, George Lucas is splitting his company into two.
TriStar Pictures confirmed the start of production on the Nicolas Cage/Shirley MacLaine starrer "Guarding Tess," which will be directed by Hugh Wilson and produced by Ned Tanen, Nancy Graham Tanen…
Grant/Tribune Prods., the 5-year-old partnership between former CBS Entertainment president B. Donald (Bud) Grant and Tribune Broadcasting Co., officially ends this weekend, with the exec now doing…
Motown Records yesterday announced the creation of Motown U.K., which will focus on British and European R&B.