The $ 55 million sci-fi epic called "Stargate" is either one of the boldest ventures yet for Euro-financed movies or an example of a company sticking its neck out too far. It all depends on how you…
National Media Corp. decided Friday that ValueVision Intl.'s tender offer was too small and tossed it back, hoping a bigger fish will approach the direct marketer.
Tom Arnost has ankled after nine years as KTLA general sales manager to make the jump to Spanish-language TV.
Hollywood has bypassed a chance to seek immediate trade sanctions against the European Community over program quotas. Instead, the Clinton administration was asked Friday to keep the EC on a priority…
A minority group suing Walt Disney Attractions claims the company has inadequate goals for hiring minority contractors and workers.
QVC Networks Inc., rebounding quickly from its defeat in the battle for Paramount Communications Inc., Thursday announced a name change and plans to expand into new areas of electronic retailing.
Veteran Buena Vista Intl. executive Kevin Hyson was promoted Thursday to exec veepee of theatrical marketing, following his efforts in helping establish Disney's autonomous international distribution…
CBS has acquired rights to a "Wyatt Earp" featurization -- culled from the original TV series -- that the network plans to air this summer, timed to the June release of Warner Bros.' "Wyatt Earp"…
Castle Rock Entertainment has upped Jess Wittenberg from VP to senior veep for business and legal affairs. Before joining Castle Rock in 1988, Wittenberg was in charge of biz affairs at Fox…
As several competitors circled, TriStar producer Wendy Finerman staked a bounty of $ 225,000 against $ 750,000 to option the screen rights to "One for the Money," Janet Evanovich's novel to be…