Credit Lyonnais Bank Nederland has asked the Los Angeles Superior Court to consolidate and put on a fast track suits the bank and MGM filed against the studio's former owner, Kirk Kerkorian and his…
Warner Bros. has inked an exclusive licensing agreement with Tyco Toys, under which New Jersey-based Tyco will market a wide range of children's products using Looney Tunes characters such as Bugs…
I'm please to have this opportunity to write about Army Archerd. He's a star reporter and a diligent detective. Through the years it was Army who before anything was printed--and before even I…
Fox News president Van Gordon Sauter yesterday termed "godawful" the performance of Los Angeles television news outlets in the aftermath of last year's L.A. riots.
Rupert Murdoch may have had a wish granted yesterday. The Fox topper said an investment-grade rating from one of the large rating agencies was his dearest goal and he may have accomplished just that…
Capital Cities/ABC reported yesterday that its fourth-quarter earnings rose 34% to $ 137.9 million, but its annual earnings were depressed by one-time charges.
As a producer, it obviously important to be well informed of the happenings of the industry. If there's any one person who has been able to consistantly keep me informed, it's Army Archerd.
New York-based cable programmer Graff Pay-Per-View has made its first move into the European TV market by acquiring 25% of the U.K. company Home Video Channel Ltd.
New Line Cinema Corp. had a terrific run on Wall Street yesterday on an upbeat analyst report. The indie's stock climbed 7.2% to close at $ 14.875 with some 485,000 shares trading hands, a tremendous…
Neil Jordan and his producer/partner Stephen Woolley are unquestionably the hottest indies in Hollywood today. They have negotiated a deal with Columbia for "The End of the Affair" and are listening…
It was 42 years ago when Army stopped by our table at Paramount to ask a question of my lunch guest. "What," he asked, "brings you here, Mr. Allen?""Hunger," Fred Allen replied.