As election mudslinging goes, it doesn't get much worse than the Writers Guild of America West campaign. Some Guild members say it's politics as usual, but others claim it's the worst they've ever…
Former "Cheers" co-stars John Ratzenberger and George Wendt have joined the presenter roster for the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Wendt received six nominations for the series, while…
A Pennsylvania-based cable company, the Lenfest Group, looks set to become the cornerstone of bidding for two Aussie satellite pay TV licenses.
New World Entertainment and Reeves Entertainment Group said late Thursday that they've mutually agreed to terminate New World's proposed acquisition of Reeves' assets -- only a few weeks after…
PaineWebber Inc. Thursday lowered its share rating of CBS Inc. to "neutral" from "attractive."
As former Eastern Bloc countries rapidly develop stronger feature distrib markets, prolific production/distrib outfit Capella Intl. is perched to conquer the ripe territory with a high-end slate, the…
The Seattle sound scored big at MTV's Video Music Awards, with Pearl Jam taking four of the spaceman statuettes during ceremonies Thursday at the Universal Amphitheatre. Nirvana, Alice in Chains and…
Financially hobbled Carolco Pictures, moving to restructure its debt and spring back to life, launched a crucial exchange offer Thursday. By October, it will find out if bondholders are on board.
A 101-day strike by dubbing actors, which had paralyzed film dubbing in Madrid and Barcelona, was settled this week, thus removing any threat of disruption to the crowded fall season.
The Chinese movie that won the Cannes Film Festival's highest honor finally has been approved for general viewing in China after minor editing.