Although Kevin Spacey has followed up his "Usual Suspects" Oscar with nonstop movie activity, he's made a deal to star in a revival of the Eugene O'Neill play "The Iceman Cometh" next April at…
Organizers of the fourth annual Crystal Lee Sutton Awards have announced that IATSE exec Thomas Short will headline this year's honorees. The event, held at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles on July…
German TV network ProSieben saw, on its first day of a new stock flotation, its initial share price of 72 DM ($42.30) jump $12.70 to close the day at 95 DM ($55).
The Discop '97 TV programming market held here June 26-28 attracted a record 260 buyers from 20 countries and spawned enough deals to reinforce its reputation as the foremost such trade show in the…
More than two dozen Republicans on Monday urged House Speaker Newt Gingrich to restore funding for the National Endowment for the Arts in legislation due on the House floor later this week.
In a major breakthrough in talks over a new TV content code, V-chip sire Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) has signed a letter agreeing to a three-year moratorium on writing new laws targeting television…
The response to half-price cinema tickets on Tuesdays has been so enthusiastic that two of the biggest local chains have permanently lowered their prices.
Saul Shapiro has been named VP of broadcast technology at ABC.
Columbia TriStar TV has hired two new executives in business affairs. Amy S. Gittelsohn has been named vice president and Charles Smolsky executive director.
In a series of moves designed to streamline the company's operations, 12-year-old Sandollar Prods. is combining its film and TV divisions, dropping its longtime TV prexy Gail Berman into an advisory…
KADY, the bankrupt UHF TV station headquartered in Oxnard, Calif., has landed a buyout offer of $8 million from Paxson Communications.
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