At a press breakfast Tuesday to unveil ABC's newsmagazine show "Turning Point," Roone Arledge, the web's news prexy, answered reporters' charges that the show is moving his division into the tabloid…
Producer Arnold Kopelson on Tuesday purchased the week's hot spec script, making an outright buy of "Como Bluff" for low six figures against mid six figures, sources said.
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels
Polygram Filmed Entertainment, a unit of the Dutch media giant, has bought Movies Films Prods., the Benelux indie distrib and producer, for an undisclosed sum.
Six nominations for the musical revival "Sweeney Todd" make it the top contender in the Laurence Olivier Awards.
Domestic theaters took in $ 5.15 billion in 1993, setting a new record, according to figures released Tuesday by Motion Picture Assn. of America president Jack Valenti.
After an often acrimonious monthlong battle, Rogers Communications has finally succeeded in its takeover bid for Maclean Hunter.
Joe Abruzzo has been named senior VP and director of research at the Network Television Assn., replacing Steve Singer, who left the venture. Abruzzo was director of analytic research at Nielsen…
The afterglow of the Winter Olympics continues to warm CBS, helping the network win the Feb. 28-March 6 primetime Nielsen race by 2.2 rating points -- a margin of victory that equals CBS' widest…
MovieFone Inc., the telephone movie information and ticket service, will hold an initial public offering of its stock.