Rysher TPE will try to infuse some additional spark in its first-run roster with "Thunder in Paradise," a new firstrun action hour aimed to premiere in March 1994 starring Hulk Hogan, Chris Lemmon…
Television headlines have been dominated lately by talk of interactivity -- questions of when it's coming, what form it will take and who will profit from it.
Blockbuster Entertainment has acquired another 10% of Spelling Entertainment. The Ft. Lauderdale-based video and music retailer purchased 4.9 million shares of Spelling in a private transaction in…
Ethereal Entertainment is a new upstart indie production company with an initial $ 10 million infusion from private investors and a mandate to produce action-thrillers in the $ 3 million to $ 5…
Jay Rakow has been named senior VP and deputy general counsel of Paramount Pictures. Rakow, who will report to exec VP-general counsel Richard Zimbert, will work closely with Zimbert on all aspects…
The Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday said that producer Michael S. Levey has agreed to settle claims of false advertising on infomercials, including one featuring Michael Reagan, son of former…
Keith Davis, vice president of development at Zucker Bros. Prods., will ankle the company at the end of the summer, a move viewed as a sign that David and Jerry Zucker are attempting to downsize…
WB reportedly has moved its drama "Wrestling Ernest Hemingway" from October to Christmas.
A standard for putting video on compact discs is coming, albeit slowly. Last week, Philips N.V., maker of the CD-I player, and Victor Co. of Japan joined with C-Cube Microsystems, a computer chip…
Loews Theaters has begun a promotion campaign aimed at building customer satisfaction during this peak summer season.
The MTV Video Music Awards show is headed back to Universal Amphitheatre, celebrating its 10th anniversary Sept. 2 with a live broadcast from the venue.