French film producers demanded Thursday that European Community trade commissioner Sir Leon Brittan be replaced as a negotiator on audiovisual services in world trade talks.
While CBS looks to strengthen other nights, one potential problem again has been forestalled, with Angela Lansbury agreeing to an 11th year of "Murder, She Wrote," the durable centerpiece of the…
Spelling Entertainment Group Inc. and Republic Pictures Corp. have entered into a definitive merger agreement, which has been approved by the directors of both companies.
"Late Show With David Letterman" posted another easy win for the week of Nov. 29-Dec. 3 in closing out a November sweeps victory for CBS in latenight, but "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" continues…
In development no one can hear you scream, yet sources close to the project suggest that Joss Whedon, the 29-year-old screenwriter of Sandollar's "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," has been tapped to write…
Fox Inc. senior veepee of external and legal affairs David Y. Handelman confirmed Thursday that he has resigned from the company after 19 years to pursue other interests.
"Poison" helmer Todd Haynes has been set as director of the American Playhouse feature "Safe," which stars Julianne Moore and Xander Berkeley and is set to go into production next month, sources said…
A committee of Nostalgia Network Inc. directors will support a $ 3 a share, $ 63 million takeover bid from Pat Robertson's Intl. Family Entertainment Inc. under certain unspecified conditions.
The Academy Foundation, educational and cultural division of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, has awarded a record $ 85,000 in grants for 1993 -94 to 16 arts organizations.
NBC reportedly has inked a deal with Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment and Universal TV extending a 22-episode commitment to a new sci-fi series for next season titled "Earth II."