After winning a battle with New Line Cinema to cast Pauly Shore in "London Calling," a fish-out-of-water comedy set in England, Disney Studios is replacing Shore in the film with "Cool Runnings"…
Former Paramount exec John P. Symes has been named president of MGM/UA Worldwide TV, overseeing development,production and domestic distribution of all television programs.
Disney has sold NBC on a series for the spring starring Gaby Hoffman, the 11-year-old girl prominently featured in the movies "Sleepless in Seattle" and "This Is My Life."
Disney-distributed Caravan Pictures has inked a deal with screenwriter Todd Graff and former 20th Century Fox creative executive Miriam Kazdin to write and produce the comedy "Woke Up Laughing," it…
Europe's pubcasters must seriously examine the concept of narrowcasting if they are to become a digital force.
Mark Persaud has joined RCA Records, assuming the new post of director of new business development and strategy.
Canada's private broadcasters have already made a major New Year's resolution: less violence on the tube.
After three months of desperately trying to consummate its proposed marriage to Viacom Inc., the board of Paramount Communications Tuesday put the entertainment giant up for auction.
ABC, forced to scrub plans to add Canadian talkshow "Shirley" to its daytime schedule last spring because of the negative affiliate reaction, may face similar reluctance to its latest replacement…
Hollywood classics, independent features, documentaries, animation and experimental work comprised the fifth annual honor roll of the National Film Registry announced Tuesday.