Already dominating the market among wide releases this year, Buena Vista successfully staged platform openings of two new features to make big noise on the exclusive circuit.
Steven Seagal has inked a four-picture deal with Warner Bros., including a commitment for the actor's directorial debut in the April starter "Rainbow Warrior," sources confirmed yesterday.
Majestic Entertainment, a Connecticut-based television and film distribution company, has changed its name to UniPix Entertainment Inc. and added three new divisions.
Alan Iezman is leaving his post as senior talent agent with the William Morris Agency to become a partner in the indie production company of Jack Grossbart and Joan Barnett, which will now be known…
President Clinton Friday named James Quello temporary chairman of the Federal Communications Commission until a permanent FCC head is named.
Mercedes Ruehl, last year's supporting actress Oscar-winner for "The Fisher King," will be waking up early on Feb. 17 to announce the Oscar nominations at 5 :30 a.m. with Academy president Robert…
Senate Commerce Committee chairman Ernest Hollings (D-S.C.) last week offered legislation that would require broadcasters to air both sides of a controversial issue.
United Artists Theatres circuit -- the nation's largest exhibitor with 2,368 screens--announced a sweeping restructuring Friday, which includes the shuttering of divisional offices in New York…
The organizers of the 14th Monte Carlo TV Market, which opens for business at the Loews Hotel today and runs through Feb. 12, are hoping 1993 will be the year their luck changes.
Jan Craven has been upped to director, client and group relations, MCA Television Group, with responsibilities including facilitating communications among all the group's divisions.
"The Bodyguard" and "Beauty and the Beast" are poised to join the elite club of blockbusters grossing $ 200 million in foreign.