Strand Releasing is poised to pick up U.S. rights to John Duigan's "Lawn Dogs," fresh from the pic's award-winning outing at the Montreal Film Festival.
Dick Clark Prods. posted a 15% increase in per-share earnings for fiscal year 1997, which ended June 30. DCP's net income was up 16% over fiscal 1996, to $6.5 million on revenue of $66.1 million.
Pearson Television Intl. has named Matt Loze to the newly created post of exec VP of its Los Angeles office. Loze will serve as a liaison for domestic producers whose product is distributed…
Demi Moore, Laurence Fishburne, Dennis Franz, Christine Lahti and Alfre Woodard have been added as presenters for Sunday's 49th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, being held at 5 p.m. at the Pasadena…
The 45th San Sebastian Film Festival has announced its full Official Section lineup, as well as the Sept. 25 world premiere of one of the most eagerly awaited Spanish films of the year, Alex de la…
All American Television Prods. has signed a first-look development deal with director Martha Coolidge's Ozma Prods.
Entertainment Asylum, a developer of online programming for America Online and the World Wide Web, has tapped international marketer Monica Dodi to serve as president and CEO of the cyberspace…
National ratings for coverage of Princess Diana's funeral confirm that unprecedented numbers of U.S. viewers tuned in to the early morning memorial.
Barrandov is phasing out its distribution activities, CEO Radomir Docekal told Daily Variety. The move comes as part of a cutting back of activities by Barrandov Biografia, the film studio's…