The scene at the recent opening of the Arabic lingo film "El Erhabi" (The Terrorist) may have been a nightmare for security police, but it was a film producer's dream come true. For a change, the old…
Pretax profits at Reed Elsevier, parent company of Variety and Daily Variety , surged by 30% to T534 million ($ 801 million) for the year ended Dec. 31.
Following fast on last month's Disney purchase of Times Square's New Amsterdam Theater, Time Warner's music division is looking to establish a similar presence on West 42nd Street.
Terry Curtin was named chief of publicity and field promotions for MGM/UA Thursday in the final move of a marketing restructuring under recently hired exec veep Gerry Rich.
Canada's Radio-TV & Telecommunications Commission said Thursday it approved Rogers Communications' appointment of Pierre Juneau as interim trustee of Maclean Hunter shares pending regulatory approval…
The eighth year of the Discovery program for first-time directors has received a greenlight thanks to Showtime cable reupping its option to broadcast four half-hours in 1995.
Elijah Wood will be a first-time presenter at the 66th Academy Awards show, which ABC will broadcast live at 6 p.m. Monday from the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. Wood just finished "North" for Castle…
Fox Broadcasting Co. is dropping out of the Nancy Kerrigan-Tonya Harding TV movie competition, according to sources.
Illinois-based Emmis Broadcasting, owner of radio stations in Los Angeles, New York and Chicago, is poised to enter the rapidly expanding U.K. radio market.
Radio station owners scored a big victory this week when the Senate added an amendment to legislation expected to be signed by President Clinton that could result in a flood of new advertising.