ATS Acquisition Corp. has acquired all the assets of the Compact Video Cos., which include Compact Video Group Inc., Compact Video Services Inc., Image Transform Inc. and Meridian Studios Inc., for…
Patrick Swayze has reached an agreement to star in director Jeremiah Chechik's "Tall Tale," transforming Caravan Pictures' $ 650,000-$ 750,000 spec script acquisition into a go picture five months…
"The Fugitive," huge with $ 23.4 million, easily opened in first place.
The summer B.O. boomed on as "Jurassic Park" stalked $ 125.7 million gross overseas through Thursday, while "Cliffhanger" fired up Germany and Austria, "Aladdin" captivated Taiwan and "Last Action…
Veteran talkshow producer Bonnie Kaplan has temporarily taken over the reins of Twentieth TV's "Bertice Berry Show."
Natalie Merchant, 10,000 Maniacs vocalist and main songwriter, has announced that she is leaving the folk/rock group in favor of a solo career, despite the increasing popularity of the band she…
ABC's "Monday Night Football" is saying goodbye to country and hello to rock , rap and soul. "Monday Night Football" is dumping its three-year opening, featuring Hank Williams Jr. twanging away to…
CHUM Limited's City TV/MuchMusic has forged an alliance with Comedy Central to set up a Canadian version of the American comedy channel.
New World Entertainment announced completion of its agreement to acquire "certain producers, personnel and programs" of Reeves Entertainment -- although Reeves prez Richard S. Reisberg and exec VP…
Denise Stewart was named director of development for Venice-based Barnstorm Films Thursday.
As expected, Sony Corp. of America named Mitchell Cannold veep of new technologies Thursday (Daily Variety, June 10).