Martin S. Davis won't sever ties with Paramount Communications Inc. after all.Only a day after stepping down as Par's chairman/CEO to start a consulting firm, Davis was elected to the board of…
Cable television operator Comcast Corp. plans to raise about $ 200 million for its U.K. subsidiary to fund expansion in Britain, the company said Thursday.
R-rated films led the pack in the latest ratings by the Classification & Rating Administration of the Motion Picture Assn. of America. There were 10 R-rated films, two PGs, one PG-13 and one G.
United Artists Pictures is buying the next round for Liam Neeson with "Rob Roy," an 18th century swashbuckler film skedded to start shooting in August.
The Museum of Television & Radio will produce four more network television specials, with the first in that latest rotation to air on NBC in 1995.
Joanna Colbert has been named director of feature casting at Universal, reporting directly to Nancy Nayor, U's veepee of feature casting.
DirecTv Inc., the GM Hughes Electronics-owned direct broadcast satellite programming service has inked a pay-per-view distribution agreement with Warner Bros. pay TV.
This year's Intl. Critics' Week pix, the Cannes Film Festival's nod to the next generation of filmmakers, hail from locales as disparate as Iran and Uruguay.
Commercial production is estimated to be more than a billion-dollar-a-year business in the U.S., although neither the American Assn. of Advertising Agencies nor the Assn. of Independent Commercial…
The Roseanne-Tom breakup lasted almost a whole week, as Roseanne Arnold announced Thursday that she's withdrawing a divorce filing against her husband and is planning to reconcile.