Todd-AO reported net income for the year was $6 million, up 23.7% over last year, on revenues of $79 million, ahead 25.5%. Earnings per share were 60¢, an 8.2% jump.
Renewals are a good thing. Sources say the freshman syndie strips "Martha Stewart Living" and "The Gayle King Show" have been renewed for a second year by key CBS O&Os, including the Eye web's…
Minerva Theaters, Holland's third-largest exhibitor, has been taken over by Haig Balian, a longtime Dutch industry leader, and Jan Willem Verhoef, a financial consultant.
Sander Schwartz, the Columbia TriStar TV exec who raised the stu-dio's children's programming wing from infancy to its present stage as a precocious toddler, has been promoted to executive VP and…
British actor Mark Addy, who starred as the endearing heavyset character in Fox Searchlight's arthouse smash "The Full Monty," has inked a development deal with ABC, sources say.
Nelvana Ltd. and the U.K.'s Channel 4 have started production on "Bob and Margaret," an adult primetime animated series scheduled to air next fall.
Black Entertainment Television founder Bob Johnson and his main corporate backer, Tele-Communications Inc., on Thursday offered $288 million to buy out the public shareholders from BET Holdings in a…
Milan Fininvest managing director Ubaldo Livolsi said that the group’s Medusa Films unit, along with soccer team AC, football club Milan and telephone directory business Pagine Utili are likely to be…
On the eve of the release of "Anastasia," the studio's animated feature debut, 20th Century Fox was seething over the fact that the film was the only new release not listed on the MovieFone telephone…
Christopher Coppola, nephew of Francis Ford Coppola and brother of Nicolas Cage, has inked to helm his fourth feature, the love story "Sylvester" for Tattered Soles Entertainment.
Television viewers in cable households now spend more time watching basic cable programming than they do affiliates of the major broadcast webs, according to a 1996-97 analysis of Nielsen data by the…
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