In a departure from recent telecasts, Angela Lansbury has been tapped to host the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards.
The owner of the "Cecil the Seasick Sea Serpent" copyright has sued the producers and director of a play at the Blank Theater in L.A. that uses a Cecil-like character.
Silicon Graphics Inc. and Nintendo Ltd. plan to combine forces in the booming market for advanced video game machines.
Universal Pictures has purchased the film rights to James Dickey's still-unpublished novel "To the White Sea" for producer Richard Roth.
The first talent has been announced for the Primetime Emmy Awards, with Tim Allen, Dana Carvey, Farrah Fawcett, Jay Leno, Mary Tyler Moore, Paula Poundstone , Patricia Richardson and Garry Shandling…
Frank Oz, longtime collaborator with Jim Henson and director of such pix as "Little Shop of Horrors" and "Housesitter," has inked a two-year deal to direct commercials exclusively through Limelight…
"The Bridge on the River Kwai,""The Guns of Navarone,""Holiday" and "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington" will be among the first titles to bow on Columbia TriStar Home Video's Studio Heritage Collection…
"It's All True," a feature documentary about Orson Welles' lost 1942 film of the same name, will receive its world premiere Oct. 15 at the New York Film Festival. Paramount will release the film…
Paramount will likely tapinto its own ranks to fill the exec producer void on the syndicated series "Hard Copy."
Despite the success of TriStar's "Cliffhanger" and Epic Records' Spin Doctors and Pearl Jam, Sony Corp. reported Thursday a precipitous, 48.5% drop in net income for its first quarter.
In what amounts to a "nyuk nyuk nyuk" to two heirs of the Three Stooges, Columbia Pictures has filed a cross-complaint saying it has certain rights to use the personae of the comic trio because it…