Ever thirsty for new projects and scripts, New Line Cinema named Jami Abell-Venit to the new position of veep of acquisitions and co-productions Wednesday.
Universal's "The Flintstones" yabba-dabba-do'd its way to a PG rating, Warner Bros.' "Being Human" and "The Client" nabbed PG-13s, while "Western violence" helped 20th Century Fox's "Bad Girls" earn…
A rare Southern California appearance by tenor sax great Sonny Rollins, encores of the popular blues and Brazilian nights, and a high-powered guitar evening highlight 1994's Jazz at the Bowl series…
In spite of a couple of years of harsh budget cuts, federal funder Telefilm Canada will inject the same amount of cash into its three main funds over the next year, and its overall budget will remain…
Some 25 million people overseas have seen "Schindler's List," elevating its foreign gross to $ 100 million, distrib United Intl. Pictures reported Wednesday.
Academy Award winner E.G. Marshall, Mandy Patinkin, Adam Arkin and Hector Elizondo are among the headliners in David E. Kelley's new CBS pilot, the tentatively titled "Chicago Hope," sources at…
Just a day after it airs on NBC, the miniseries "WWII: When Lions Roared" will be available on homevideo for both sell-through and rental markets.
A partnership controlled by Hollywood producer Jeffrey Lurie has purchased the Philadelphia Eagles football team for a reported $ 185 million. Norman Braman, who bought the team for $ 65 million in…
Aussie soap "Home and Away," one of the most successful non-U.S. shows on the international TV market, is coming to America.
Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti is hailing Washington Gov. Mike Lowry for vetoing provisions of an anti-violence bill that would have required "age-based violence ratings" be…