Richard Lewis has joined DIC Animation City Inc., parent company of DIC Enterprises, as vice president of public relations and promotion.
While Paul Rudnick was finishing his screenplay for "Addams Family Values" last summer, his New York agent walked his latest play over to the 122-seat WPA Theater, a grungy shoebox under the…
The Walt Disney Animation Studios will be the first recipient of the NATO/ShoWest outstanding achievement award, to be presented at the closing-night gala March 11 at Bally's Hotel and Casino in Las…
Turner Broadcasting's fledgling Cartoon Network weighed in with a sizable 0.8 average national rating for its first six weeks of Nielsen measurement ended Jan. 31.
Over the objections of Time Warner, the Motion Picture Assn. of America yesterday urged the Federal Communications Commission to adopt rules limiting ownership concentration of large cable TV…
In the upcoming "Crime & Punishment," John Hurt will play an investigator tracking a law student played by Crispin Glover in the 21st Century Film Corp. co-production with Toronto-based Rose & Ruby.
Negotiations on U.S. television rights to the 1996 Olympics could be postponed until late this year if a delay would mean a richer contract, IOC president Juan Antonio Samaranch said yesterday.
The National Cable Television Assn. is urging the Federal Communications Commission to nix broadcast industry attempts to become "multichannel providers" during the transition to high-definition TV.
Susan E. Binford, vice president of corporate and media relations at NBC and head of West Coast publicity for the network, will leave to become senior VP of public relations for the Turner…
A planned sitcom starring Sinbad will set sail next season out of Fox Broadcasting Co., which apparently edged CBS to reel in the project.
The Publicists Guild of America announced nominees for its 30th annual Press Award and International Media Award, which will be announced March 26 at the Universal Sheraton Hotel.