Miramax Films has acquired worldwide distribution rights to the animated musical fairy tale "The Adventures of Tom Thumb and Thumbelina."
CNN talkmeister Larry King will interview Bill Maher and Martin Short during the Jan. 25 opening general sesh of the National Assn. of TV Program Executives sales confab in New Orleans.
Spyglass Entertainment, the independent producer and distributor run by Roger Birnbaum and Gary Barber, has formally unveiled a $200 million revolving credit facility with Chase Manhattan Bank.
Former Columbia TriStar TV exec Beverly Nix has been tapped as veep of business affairs for ABC Entertainment.
International Creative Management has restructured its music wing and named Steve Levine and Terry Rhodes, heads of West Coast and East Coast Music, respectively. The two veeps will jointly oversee…
Jim Banister has been upped to executive veep of Warner Bros. Online, to focus on the development of original broadband programming for the studio's upcoming Internet portal Entertaindom, to include…
Cardinale, visiting Paris to congratulate Giuliano Berretta on his nomination as director general of Eutelsat, warned Murdoch that his digital ambitions are being closely watched by the Italian…
The Tuesday premiere of Eddie Murphy's "The PJs" has given Fox the same kind of warm and fuzzy Nielsens the "foamation" comedy delivered with its Sunday, Jan. 10, preview.
Steven Spielberg will receive the Milestone Award from the Producers Guild of America at its Golden Laurel Awards on March 3.
Fox has made no noise about stealing the WB netlet's linchpin teen drama "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" when the contract expires next year, but it could happen if the WB doesn't step up, 20th Century…
Six U.S. premieres pepper the slate of the 16th Miami Film Festival, set to roll out Feb. 19-28.