Dashing hopes that the handover will open doors on the mainland, a top-ranking official in the Chinese film bureaucracy told Hong Kong film distributors Thursday not to expect preferential treatment…
Universal Studios' parent, Seagram Co., and Viacom haven't reached agreement on a plan to restructure ownership of their jointly owned USA Network nearly a month after a Delaware court ordered them…
This year's ShowBiz Expo Conference will be enhanced by more targeted conference sessions, more experts and more special events than ever before.
Handprint Entertainment has signed a two-year, first-look deal with 20th Century Fox. The company was recently formed by producer/managers James Lassiter and Benny Medina and writer/director Jeff…
The re-selling of Roseanne as a daytime TV commodity has begun. King World Prods. is looking for station bids for its upcoming Roseanne talker in New York and Los Angeles by the end of next week.
Ken Schwab has been upped to the newly created post of VP, program planning and acquisitions, for Turner Entertainment Group (TEG), where he will work directly under Bob Levi, TEG's exec VP of…
Now that News Corp., has agreed to buy International Family Entertainment, one big question remains unanswered: What happens to MTM Entertainment?
Ikon Creative Services has increased its full-time staff and relocated to a larger facility.
"Office Killer," the directing debut of renowned art photographer Cindy Sherman, will have its world premiere in competition at the 50th Locarno Intl. Film Festival, which runs Aug. 6-16 in the Swiss…
The title of the project that stars Eddie Murphy and Steve Martin is “Bofinger’s Big Thing.” Imagine Entertainment provided an incorrect title for Thursday’s story. * * * The film “Dumb & Dumber”…