Culture Clash, the edgy, decade-old Hispanic comedy sketch group that had its last series project scuttled by Fox Broadcasting Co. late in the development process, is about to experience a TV rebirth…
Kerry Packer's Nine Network Intl. has paid $ A250,000 ($ 169,000) to reserve 10 high-power transponders on the AsiaSat 2 satellite due for launch in 1995.
As the deadline draws near for potential investors to take a stake in Paul Hogan's new $ A35 million ($ 23.5 million) film "Lightning Jack," major backer Village Roadshow Pictures has announced that…
MTV Prods., the in-house production unit of MTV Networks Inc., and Geffen Pictures will jointly develop a feature film based on "Joe's Apartment," the MTV live-action/animated short.
Tribune Co. is in the multimedia publishing business. The Chicago-based media company is spending $ 57 million on Compton's Multimedia Publishing Group, a unit of Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc. The…
Stephane Sperry has re-joined Gallic pay-TV giant Canal Plus in a move that could herald increased rights-buying activity by the web.
'Orlando' $ 14,668/screen Scoring the highest per-screen average, Sony Pictures Classics' time-tripping gender-bender held its own in the shadow of box office giants with $ 366,709 in 25 parlors.
SFX Broadcasting Inc., a radio broadcasting company, filed an initial public offering for 3.2 million class A common shares. In a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, the company said…
The second annual Cinema Expo Intl. convention wrapped Thursday on an exhilarating note with an SRO screening of "Jurassic Park" and the presentation of a lifetime achievement award to Steven…
Romi Straussman has been named motion picture division VP of QDE, the newly formed multimedia venture started by Quincy Jones and David Salzman.
Joe Levinsohn has resigned as president of international TV distribution for Republic Pictures Corp., continuing a drain on the company that started with the departure five months ago of Chuck Larsen…