ONE THING'S FOR CERTAIN: If Sunday's debate was a prototype for a prime time series, the Disneys and Lorimars of the world wouldn't line up to sign deals with George Bush or Bill Clinton.
The Samuel Goldwyn Co.'s Christmas release "Peter's Friends" opened ShowEast 1992 to applause and generous laughter from exhibitors in attendance yesterday at the kick-off of the confab overlooking…
The Hollywood/Los Angeles chapter of Women of the Motion Picture Industry will hold its annual "meet and greet" sesh for prospective members Sunday, Oct. 18, from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. For details…
The fallout from the breakup of 4-year-old InterTalent Agency reverberated through Hollywood yesterday with further consolidation on the agency front expected, possibly as early as this week.
New Line Cinema has acquired the rights to best-selling author Whitley Strieber's horror-suspense novel "Unholy Fire" for Romero-Grunwald Prods. The film version of the book will be directed by…
Alexander Johnson, who most recently served as a correspondent on Tribune's defunct Geraldo Rivera strip "Now It Can Be Told," has joined Twentieth TV's "A Current Affair" as a correspondent.
Former Orion Pictures chairman Eric Pleskow and former Nelson Entertainment head Barry Spikings have received a three-picture commitment from French financier Initial Group.
Republic Pictures Domestic Distribution will delve into its library of films, telepix and specials to roll out an unusually large number of syndie barter packages in the 1993-94 TV season.
A New York man accused of threatening singer Janet Jackson and director John Singleton was ruled incompetent to stand trial by a federal court Tuesday, and was ordered to undergo psychiatric…
In the aftermath of the dissolution of their 4-year-old partnership in the soon-to-be-defunct InterTalent Agency, Judy Hofflund, J.J. Harris and David Schiff have cut a deal to join United Talent…
In a significant deal for King World, WCBS-TV in New York has licensed the syndicator's new fall 1993 magazine strip "American Journal" under a multitier deal.