The European Film Academy, sponsor of the embattled Felix Awards, has changed regulations for membership and announced new members. EFA will also take Felix winners on tour in 1993 to various fests…
Geraldine Laybourne, the driving force behind the success of Nickelodeon, has been elevated to vice chairman of MTV Networks, where she will work with company chairman Tom Freston on overall company…
The timing was perfect for the American Museum of the Moving Image's career tribute to Al Pacino, a black-tie fundraiser that brought out celebrities from both coasts Saturday to Manhattan's Waldorf…
ABC solidified its morning lead in Nielsen fringe ratings for the week of Feb. 8-12 and continued to narrow the gap with daytime leader CBS, which nonetheless ran its win streak to 206 weeks.
The long-rumored teaming of IBM Corp. with Jim Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment Inc. in a new special effects production facility appears to be a done deal. Announcement of the new facility is…
Asian business is not only news -- it's big money. That's one reason why a major consortium is poised to launch a business channel on the Indonesian Palapa satellite.
NBC News named 20-year network veteran David McCormick senior producer of broadcast standards yesterday as part of the fallout from General Motors' complaints against the web. McCormick's role is…
An anti-nuclear activist who smashed a glass statue during former President Reagan's speech at the National Assn. of Broadcasters convention last year has been sentenced to 120 days in jail.
The producers of the low-budget "Hard Rock Nightmare" said yesterday that they plan to post sheriffs at the American Film Market offices of Manley Prods. as part of their effort to collect in excess…
Stephen Burum's golden homage to bygone CinemaScope epics in "Hoffa" was awarded the American Society of Cinematographers' theatrical award at the seventh annual ASC awards Sunday evening.
ITV's new breakfast station GMTV, which is 25% owned by the Walt Disney Co., has changed its chairman and its program director after a disappointing first six weeks on air.