Ed Trainor has been named senior veepee, information systems, for Paramount Pictures. He will be responsible for the studio’s information systems , including the data center, which is being moved…
Distributors began to implement marketing and distribution strategies Wednesday designed to add to the theatrical box office grosses of the five best picture noms, as they seek the domestic and…
Motion Picture Assn. of America president Jack Valenti broke his post-GATT public silence Wednesday, insisting he has put the trade talks behind him and now wants to think about the future.
Chuck Jones, a member of Warner Bros.' first and perhaps most cherished toon cottage industry, has returned to his alma mater with a new animation unit near the lot, the studio announced Wednesday.
Elijah Wood will receive the Young Star of the Year Award at the NATO/ShoWest ’94 closing banquet March 10 at Bally’s Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. Wood appeared in the 1993 movies “The Adventures…
Word of additional network pilot deals is starting to circulate, with high-profile projects including a sitcom from "Cheers" trio Charles-Burrows-Charles and an animated series based on "Life in…
France and Russia have teamed up to launch a new television market and festival in St. Petersburg, it was announced Wednesday.
After two weeks of unusually high ratings, most syndicated shows headed south in the week leading into the sweeps.
Warner Bros. talker "Jenny Jones" has received several time period and station upgrades in a number of markets, including in Miami, where it will move from latenight to the 11 a.m. time slot on ABC…
While dinosaurs brought riches to Steven Spielberg in 1993, it was a lone German businessman who delivered the possibility of an Oscar sweep. "Schindler's List," the director's haunting story of the…
Turkey's first pay-TV network, Cine 5, has inked a long-term exclusive output deal for theatrical films with Hollywood majors Columbia/TriStar, Walt Disney, Fox, MCA/Universal, MGM/UA and Paramount…