Thalia Assuras, a staffer with ABC News since 1993 and anchor of the latenight/early morning "World News Now" and "World News This Morning" broadcasts, is defecting to the new Westinghouse/CBS cable…
As is the case with all the craft nominations, the cinematography category is determined by a panel of professionals in the field, while the award itself is voted on by the Academy at large, a group…
HBO on Tuesday announced a four-week (Feb. 1-28) programming, promotion and community outreach campaign to honor Black History Month.
The Italian film industry showed signs of a slight recovery in 1996, based on the national pic production figures released this week.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has inked a multiyear deal to market, sell and distribute Saban Entertainment's extensive library of titles.
A.H. Belo Corp. named James Moroney president of its broadcast division's TV group.
The Directors Guild of America chose five first-time nominees for DGA's feature film honors Tuesday, another indication of the wide-open nature of this year's awards derby, as well as the strong…
Castle Rock/Sony's "Hamlet" was the exclusive box office king for the four-day holiday period.
Michael Siegel, the former powerhouse boutique lit agency owner who merged his heady client list with Creative Artists Agency two years ago, will leave the percentery to form his own literary…
Mayfair Entertainment has acquired all international rights to 27-year-old filmmaker Morgan J. Freeman's "Hurricane" for what sources familiar with the deal estimate to be more than $1 million.
Island Records has promoted Holly Ferguson from vice president to senior VP of the label's A&R division. Before joining Island in 1984, Ferguson worked in various capacities at Polygram, Infinity…