Stephen W. Chabre has been named chief executive officer of Michael Jackson Enterprises, the entertainer's parent corporation for his various business interests.
CBS reported a healthy rebound in profits for the fourth quarter and year, aided by better ratings and a lack of one-time write-offs.
Backed by such pix as "Dracula" and "Aladdin," Carmike Cinemas Inc. announced net income of $ 1,969,000 (26 cents per share) for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, compared with net income of $…
German pubcasters ARD and ZDF have raised their investment in subsidized filmmaking by 10% per year for the next three years. The increase brings their total annual investment in German-made…
CBS has given Faith Prince -- a Tony winner as Miss Adelaide in the current Broadway revival of "Guys and Dolls"-- a six-episode commitment for a comedy series being developed for next season by…
Brokers' phones were ringing off the hook yesterday after a Bell company made its first foray in the cable industry.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. has restructured its European theaters under the new banner MGM International Cinemas, aiming to boost their value and efficiency.
Regis Wargnier's "Indochine" walked away with the most nominations for this year's Cesar Awards, the French equivalent of the Oscars. Nominations were announced yesterday; presentation ceremony takes…
Powered by its MTV Networks and Cable Television divisions, Viacom Inc. reported full-year net profits from operations for the first time since Sumner Redstone's National Amusements acquired the…
The American Film Marketing Assn. has banned two Asiandistribs from next month's American Film Market unless they pay more than $ 300,000 owed to sales company J&M Entertainment.
Paramount and Lucasfilm will seek to pull "The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles" out of its ratings cliffhanger by trumpeting a special guest for the ABC series' two-hour return: Harrison Ford…