Two former Daiwa Bank entertainment lending execs have ankled the bank to start their own film financing company.
For broadcasters, figuring out how to be a player on the information superhighway is a lot like Dorothy's efforts to go home in "The Wizard of Oz." At last week's National Assn. of Broadcasters…
An advertising exec and a former political exile will share the chairmanship of South Africa's newly created Independent Broadcasting Authority, a selection panel announced last week.
Nancy Lesser has been upped to VP, media relations, West Coast, for HBO. He was director, program publicity, New York. Lesser joined HBO in 1984 as a senior publicist. * * * Tresa Redburn has been…
With two big musicals on deck and the sure-fire shows filling houses once again, receipts jumped during Week 42 (March 14-20). The plump roster drew $ 6,834,821, an 8.6% rise from the previous week.
R "Ballistic" (Ballistic Features Inc.; "for violence, strong sexuality and language"). "C.I.A. II: Target Alexa" (P.M. Entertainment Group Inc.; "for terrorist violence, and some language").
New contract agreements are imminent for Columbia executive vice president Sid Ganis and president of production Lisa Henson, who will likely be promoted to vice chairman and president, respectively…
Despite a generation of political struggle, an underground rock 'n' roll movement has thrived in Buenos Aires and Mexico City.
Even though Chile is a relatively small market, it has become one of the prime targets for international investors who see it as one of the best Latin low-risk growth areas.
Mark Damon, president of newly formed MDP, announced a pivotal deal with Gaga Communications of Japan for rights in all media to the classic “The Jungle Book” in the Japanese market. The deal was…