Tim Buxton, formerly chief operating officer of MTM Entertainment, has been named managing director of Hannibal, the new London-based TV production partnership between Italy's RCS Video and Germany's…
Robert De Niro has committed to TriStar Pictures to star as the monster in director Kenneth Branagh's "Frankenstein," giving the actor a shot at a role previously played by legends Boris Karloff and…
Dante Ross has been promoted from director to VP of A&R at Elektra Entertainment.
One of Canada's leading film and TV exporters, Alliance Intl., has moved its Montreal operation to its corporate head office of Alliance Communications Corp. in Toronto.
(1993, through April 4) Rank Dist.Pix Share 1. BV…14 21.5% 2. WB…11 17.7% 3. Col…8 16.1% 4. Univ…8 11.5% 5. Fox…9 7.9% 6. Miramax…10 6.7% 7. New Line…6 6.4% 8. MGM…4 3.4% 9. Par…3 3.0% 10…
The Authors Guild, one of the country's leading membership organizations for authors, has filed an affidavit in defense of Robert Sam Anson, the writer who sued Simon & Schuster for their alleged…
NEWS ITEM: The latest Roper Organization survey finds that 69% of Americans, the highest percentage yet, view television as their primary source of news and information.
Buena Vista continues as the distrib to beat in market share, per the latest Daily Variety computation through April 4. BV was also in top position exactly one year ago.
Trimark Holdings Inc. announced it has purchased in excess of 321,000 shares of common stock on the open market over the past several months. The board of directors authorized management on Oct. 6 to…
NCAA game 22.2/34 CBS ceded last week to ABC but has taken the first step toward winning current week by dominating Monday with North Carolina-Michigan college-basketball showdown. Game finished 2%…