Arista Records posted U.S. sales of more than $ 220 million for calendar year 1993, making it the biggest year in the company's 18-year history.
Warner Bros.-based Witt-Thomas Films has acquired the motion picture rights to the historical epic "Simple Prayers," a first novel by Michael Golding, it was announced Wednesday.
The former owner of the San Francisco Giants has acquired a majority stake in San Francisco-based Golden Gaters Prods., a 17-year-old TV production and distribution company involved in sports…
In a move to upgrade its East Asian coverage, Loeb and Loeb law firm has hired Joyce S. Jun to handle legal matters for the firm's Pacific Rim clients.
The Universal Pictures/Amblin marketing teams won the first Charles M. Powell Award for the best marketed film of 1993, honoring their work on "Jurassic Park."
Compass Entertainment says the creators of Barney the Dinosaur are hogging the popular prehistoric pet.
Reps at Arnon Milchan's Warner Bros.-based New Regency Prods. confirmed Wednesday that the outfit has optioned novelist and scripter Edward R. Jones' escape/thriller novel "Cage," which will likely…
Paul Reiser, star of NBC's "Mad About You," has been set to host the 20th annual "People's Choice Awards," which will air March 8 on CBS.
The Committee on National Television Audience Measurement (CONTAM) is expected to announce the unveiling of an audience measurement project to reevaluate the validity of the A.C. Nielsen ratings…
Karen Sortito has been named senior VP of national promotions and corporate sponsorship for MGM/UA, a new post. She will coordinate promotional tie-ins for the studio’s upcoming releases and report…
The wheels have been set in motion to bring at least one half of the Tonya Harding-Nancy Kerrigan "Skategate" scandal to television, probably in time for the May sweeps.