Rob Morrow and Lance Henriksen have been cast in the leads of the TNT original telepic "The Day Lincoln Was Shot," skedded to lense over the summer and premiere in 1998 on the Turner cablenet.
ABC Entertainment President Jamie Tarses will try to woo an audience of wary advertisers today with the unveiling of her first fall primetime schedule, featuring five new comedies and five new dramas.
CBS cushioned the blow of a typical NBC Must See TV lineup Thursday night and earned a rare Friday night win to go along with a Saturday triumph in the Nielsen "fast national" household count…
With MGM acquiring Metromedia's production and distribution assets, the futures of Motion Picture Corp. of America founders Brad Krevoy and Steve Stabler are uncertain.
The pitch “The It Girl,” which recently sold to the Barry London Co., was created by Lars Davidson and David Freeman. Davidson’s name was omitted from the May 7 story.
Chris Lee has been promoted to president of production at TriStar Pictures. At the same time, Columbia Pictures president of production Barry Josephson has decided to leave the studio to become a…
A Hamburg court has ordered CLT-UFA to stop distributing an analysis of Munich-based ProSieben Media AG.
Sony Corp. has established an advertising agency within the Sony group. The company called Intervision Inc. was formed through the acquisition of the advertising firm Tokyu Agency Intl. Inc. Sony…
Jim Cameron's "Titanic," whose mega-budget is growing day by day, has been moved completely out of July. Speculation is that it will be released sometime in the fourth quarter as previously reported…
Alan Menken, Alan Silvestri, Mark Mancina and Jerry Goldsmith were among those honored by performing rights org Broadcast Music Inc. for scribbling or scoring music for the years' top films and TV…
WUAB Cleveland in January plans to drop the WB Network as its secondary affiliate in favor of an exclusive affiliation with UPN.