"Aladdin's" French opening was tres bien, and "Rising Sun" was bright in Italy.
Christopher McDonald, best-known to big-screen auds as Thelma's tyrannical husband in "Thelma & Louise," is set to pull the rip cord in "Terminal Velocity" from Interscope Communications/Hollywood…
The relative calm of Britain's ITV commercial network will be shattered soon by a frenzy of merger and takeover bids if, as expected, the government announces a relaxation of the web's…
Comic Jeff Foxworthy has signed a deal to star in a half-hour sitcom through Viacom Prods., the company confirmed, under the first joint talent deal between the production unit and sister Viacom…
Hopping on the multimedia bandwagon, DIC Entertainment has formed DIC Interactive and named veteran software developer Michael Goldstein to the position of general manager in charge of the new…
Ivan Fecan ankled Thursday as programming chief at pubcaster CBC's English-language network. It was the second abrupt departure at CBC this month.
Paramount Home Video will give its key retailers the opportunity to buy four homevideos at the same price for which the tapes are being offered to consumers in a cross-promotion with McDonald's.
Hemdale Communications Inc. is looking to get a piece of the Great White North. The expanding outfit Friday announced the creation of subsid Hemdale Canada Inc., which will be run by prexy Tony…
With production activities at a full hum on the 20th Century Fox lot, producer Lynda Obst has brought on Anna DeRoy as her vice president of development and production.
British cinematographer Jack Cardiff, who won an Oscar in 1947 for his work on "Black Narcissus," will receive the American Society of Cinematographers' 1994 Intl.
With a boost from Whoopi Goldberg, more than 3,000 angry IATSE workers rallied Saturday in Burbank to show the producers' union their outrage over the producers' current proposals in ongoing contract…