Castle Rock Entertainment has signed an exclusive two-year deal with former executive producers of "The Simpsons" Bill Oakley and Josh Weinstein.
KABC news anchor Lisa McRee has been officially anointed as Joan Lunden's successor at "Good Morning America."
Chinese pic "The Opium War" (Yapian Zhanzheng) will be screening as part of the official competition at the upcoming Montreal World Film Festival, and this year's edition, set to run Aug. 22 to Sept…
Silvio Berlusconi's Fininvest, which controls TV outfit Mediaset and film unit Medusa, said net profits in 1996 slipped to 397.9 billion lire ($234 million) from $250 million a year earlier.
All American Television has filled out the production team for its upcoming talkshow strip, "Arthel & Fred."
Capping a year of on again, off again talks, EMI Music Publishing has paid $132 million for 50% of Jobete Music, the publisher founded by Berry Gordy and which boasts many of the chestnuts of the…
Lars Kolvig, managing director of Nordisk Film Production and the last of the old guard of Nordisk top management to stay on following a 1992 merger with the Egmont Group, resigned Tuesday.
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Veteran director John Frankenheimer has agreed to direct the United Artists Corp. Ltd. film "Ronin," which will shoot this fall throughout Europe. It marks the fifth UA picture for Frankenheimer…
The National Academy of Cable Programming has issued a deadline of Aug. 1 for network entries and a producer deadline of Aug. 15 for material to be considered for the 19th Annual National CableAce…