Morgan Creek Prods. has upped production controller Todd Smith to VP, production control. He will oversee labor relations and production aspects on "Ace Ventura: Pet Detective" and Dennis Hopper's…
First quarter, Jan. 1-March 31, 1993 Jan.-March '93 Jan.-March '92 % change TV programs Domestic free TV 8,557,189.25 8,819,699.34 --3.0% Foreign free TV 2,308,474.25 2,413,990.32 --4.4%…
Befuddled cable operators, take note: The FCC plans a tutorial May 13 to explain the staggeringly complex rate regulation decision released this week.
The race to get competing Wyatt Earp features off the ground intensified Wednesday when DennisQuaid was signed to star as Doc Holliday opposite Kevin Costner in Warner Bros.' "Wyatt Earp" and Dana…
The two leading cable TV shopping channels are furthering expansion into new areas of retailing.
A ban against shooting films or TV shows in New Jersey courthouses was lifted Wednesday by the state's Chief Justice Robert N. Wilentz.
Hughes Communications has expanded another slate of programming for its direct broadcast satellite service.
The stock market Wednesday took back some of the gains made Tuesday by cable stocks as analysts looked closer at new federal regs.
GOT A PRETTY COOL postcard from the surfing folks behind New Line Cinema's "The Endless Summer II" that says director Bruce Brown and company have just finished hanging 10 on Noosa Heads Beach in…
Ridley Scott's Percy Main Prods. will put "Pet," a one-time Paramount Pictures project, before the cameras May 18. To star Thora Birch, Harvey Keitel and Mimi Rogers, the family-oriented comedy is…
Independent producer/distributor New Line Cinema Wednesday reported significantly improved first-quarter operating results.