TriStar Pictures and the IndieProd Co. have optioned the film rights to crime writer Joe Gores' novel "Dead Man."
In a year when Time Warner Inc. posted its best quarter ever, Time Warner chief executive Gerald M. Levin saw his 1993 bonus soar 60% to $ 4 million.
Paramount, a studio always on the lookout for franchise opportunities, has found one, paying a mid-six against low-seven figure sum for James Patterson's novel "Kiss the Girls."
Entertainment stocks foundered along with the rest of Wall Street Wednesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 72.27 points to 3,626.75 -- a drop of 2% for the day and 8.8% since the Dow's…
Thumbelina has jumped onto the CD-ROM bandwagon, as Time Warner Interactive Group and Spice Multimedia announced they are teaming up to release "Thumbelina's Giant Book of Adventures," an interactive…
Still licking his wounds after three years, Giancarlo Parretti is back banging on the lion's cage. An attorney for the Italian businessman filed a $ 3.9 billion lawsuit as the court closed Wednesday…
King World's syndication leader "Wheel of Fortune" held firm during the February sweeps but experienced slight erosion in key demographic groups, according to a Petry Television analysis of the…
Jean Doumanian Prods. has optioned Mimi Lavenda Latt's legal thriller "Powers of Attorney" to develop into either a movie or miniseries.
Terry Semel was named chairman and co-CEO of Warner Bros. on Wednesday, receiving in title what he has already had in stature: parity with longtime Warner Bros. topper Bob Daly.
Jones Intercable, Bell Canada Intl. and Cable & Wireless Plc are consolidating their cable television and telephone operations in the United Kingdom.