What's so special about ABC's "Home Improvement,""Grace Under Fire,""20/20, ""PrimeTime Live,""Day One" and NBC's "Now"?
The fourth annual Variety/Wertheim Schroder "The Big Picture" conference will be held April 12 at the Pierre Hotel in New York.
There's's no surefire epic like "Jurassic Park" to light up cinemas around the world this summer, but overseas distribs and exhibs are still bullish about the range and diversity of the offerings -…
TriStar president of distribution William C. Soady is ankling the studio to become chief executive officer of Culver City-based Showscan Corp., marking one of the first exits of a major studio…
So you're speeding down the information superhighway, finding new business opportunities at every turn and catching all the greenlights. That is, until your trip is suddenly stopped short by a…
The future of Fininvest, Europe's second-largest media conglom, depends in large measure on what happens to Silvio Berlusconi March 28. That's when national election ballots are counted and the…
As competition in the CD-ROM marketplace heats up, strategic alliances are becoming increasingly critical, according to industry executives at the Intermedia conference here.
Tuesday night in New York City. Plenty of people at home watching nasty, naked coppers on ABC. Plenty of people on West 46th Street watching a Roman orgy of murder, mutilation and mayhem (call it…
Biz in the theatrical sector rose sharply over the past year in Argentina, spearheaded by "Jurassic Park," which culled close to $ 4,600,000 at local wickets.
Jane Alexander has used her clout as chairwoman of the National Endowment for the Arts to intercede on behalf of the Lula Washington Los Angeles Contemporary Dance Theater after it appeared the…
Full-fledged commercial TV may be just around the corner in Hungary -- if the political and legislative imbroglio that has kept the broadcast sector hamstrung since 1989 finally comes to an end.