Major syndicators have sounded the warning bell on the glut of firstrun prime time action hours entering the market, strongly hinting that only the biggest players stand a chance of turning a profit…
Twelve new half-hours, including two Academy Awards spex, are being produced for "Only in Hollywood," the syndicated series distributed by Peter Rodgers Organization that premiered last fall.
Tom Cruise is set to make his directing debut with a segment of Showtime's upcoming anthology series "Fallen Angels." The series of half-hour noirish tales , co-produced by Mirage Prods. and…
The Hollywood-based Film Industry Council has voted "The Crying Game" as the January winner of its Excellence in Film Marketing Award. Miramax senior VP marketing Gerry Rich will receive the award…
Choreographer Debbie Allen will supervise open dance auditions for the 65th annual Academy Awards show, for men and women, from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Sunset Gower Studios.
Atlanta officials have turned to George Lucas to turn their city into a star. Industrial Light & Magic has been retained by the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau to produce a story and storyboards…
Oscar nominees Michelle Pfeiffer ("Love Field") and Denzel Washington ("Malcolm X") were winners in absentia of the top acting prizes, the Silver Bears, at the Berlin Intl. Film Festival, which ended…
The New Music Seminar has realigned its staff and will hold this year's convention in a new location, the company said yesterday.
Playboy Entertainment Group said it has struck its first long-term deal with Tele-Communications Inc. to launch Playboy's monthly subscription service on several TCI systems.
An Army private who went absent without leave after returning from the Persian Gulf War received 30 years to life in prison Monday in the robbery-murder of Los Angeles TV news engineer Jeff Webreck.
The box office "Groundhog" truly saw its shadow this past weekend, presaging six more weeks of winter weather. That's good news for the burrowing rodent, but national figures were shrinking as fierce…