British terrestrial television broadcasters are bracing themselves for a roller-coaster stock market when broadcasting minister Peter Brooke announces his plans for media ownership rules.
As the interactive superhighway gets paved, TV programming margins may get squeezed, but opportunities will abound, panelists said at a seminar Wednesday.
In what legal pundits are calling a mass exodus, high-profile Hollywood attorneys Alan Schwartz and Jay Cooper reportedly are defecting with as many as 20 lawyers from Cooper, Epstein & Hewitt to the…
The Los Angeles district attorney wants to interview singer Michael Jackson and has told the singer's attorneys that investigators will go "anywhere, anytime" to speak with the pop star.
Consumers began their annual holiday trek to the nation's record stores last week as a host of new releases and increased action on superstar product sparked a busy sales period, according to…
NBC has confirmed plans for the first primetime special featuring the much-lampooned PBS preschool dino Barney (Daily Variety, Oct. 11).
In an effort to capitalize on the critical acclaim for New Line's film "Menace II Society," New Line Home Video will put in place an extensive marketing push to support the film's homevid release.
Columbia Pictures is hammering out a final agreement with Gillian Armstrong to direct "Little Women," which the studio is hoping to ramp up for production in the first quarter of 1994, sources said…
President Clinton's solid win on NAFTA in the House of Representatives Wednesday represents good news for a U.S. entertainment industry heavily dependent on open markets worldwide.
"Sweet Potato Ride" filmmakers and former studio secretaries Kimberly Greene and Camille Tucker have signed for representation with Agency for the Performing Arts.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$17.6M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$16.8M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$16.4M Warner Brothers / New Line