Paramount Tuesday bought "Parents' Night," a comic spec about a group of fourth-graders who discover that their least favorite teacher is poised to become principal in five days.
Savoy Pictures Entertainment Inc. is said to have offered outgoing CBS Entertainment prexy Jeff Sagansky a partnership role in the young and growing indie.
Outsiders trying to make sense of the television industry frequently run into a brick wall, confused by the arcane machinations of the business.
After a near change of heart, Sean Connery has signed to star in Warner Bros.' "Just Cause," a death-row thriller based on John Katzenbach's 1991 novel.
Icon, the U.S. barter finance specialist, has agreed to bankroll a new European program barter venture involving several leading British and American TV distributors.
"The Fugitive,""Jurassic Park,""Menace II Society,""Philadelphia" and "Schindler's List" are the contenders for best movie at the 1994 MTV Movie Awards, to be held June 4 in Los Angeles. Nominations…
The 90-year-old Loews Theatres circuit, the oldest and seventh largest in the country, will officially change its name to Sony Theatres today.
Enquirer/Star Group Inc. has formed a new TV and radio development division to expand its involvement in those media.
In a move that continues to underscore the wide-ranging impact of the fiber-optic highway, Columbia Pictures Television is currently using the digital technology to allow executives in Los Angeles to…
Clive Jones has been named managing director of Central Independent Television, the ITV station recently taken over by Carlton Communications.