Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, high-brow scribbler of such pix as "A Room With a View" and "Howards End," was named winner of the Writers Guild of America 1994 Screen Laurel award Monday.
Columbia TriStar TV Distribution is seeking a minimum of $ 125,000 per week, or the hefty sum of roughly $ 200,000 per episode, for the highly hyped off-net sitcom "Seinfeld" in New York, according…
As another sign that MCA is looking to push many of its divisions into the interactive world, the company announced that Alex Melnyk has been named VP of interactive media, a new post, for the MCA…
KCOP saw its ratings climb over the previous year for its three-hour coverage of the Los Angeles Marathon Sunday morning.
International exhibitors launched NATO/ShoWest '94 Monday with a rallying cry for free trade, as top European exhibs challenged the specter of quotas on indigenous product and called for the free…
"Farewell My Concubine" director Chen Kaige has outlined production plans for his next film "Madame Mao," which will be based on the life story of the wife of Mao Tse-tung.
Castle Rock Entertainment, gearing up for a production upgrade under new boss Turner Broadcasting, has upped Jeffrey Stott to senior vice president for production management.
It was aces high once again, as Morgan Creek's "Ace Ventura: Pet Detective" stood its ground on top of the box office heap with a three-day total of just over $ 5 million.
Producer David Brooks is prepping a slate of telefilms even as he looks to set a new deal to supplant his expiring 18-month relationship with Citadel Entertainment.
Rick Ludwin has renewed hiscontract as senior VP, specials, variety programs & latenight, at NBC Entertainment. Ludwin, who was responsible for developing “Seinfeld” and oversees all latenight…
"Bambi, Thumper, Help Us Please! Save the Animals! Save the Trees!" That will be just one of the chants heard at 2 p.m. today outside the Walt Disney Studios when members of the Topanga Assn. for a…