Fox News's first foray into prime time programming is one step closer to the air. Sources at the news division confirmed that both Ron Reagan and Andria Hall will be correspondents for the prime time…
Negotiations will get under way tomorrow in New York for a new three-year phonograph recording contract between the American Federation of TV & Radio Artists and the major record companies. The…
Hardy and Company, a Los Angeles-based packaging, production and distribution organization, has announced plans for "Easy Rider II," the sequel to the 1969 hit "Easy Rider," which starred Peter…
The BBC has appointed Alan Yentob as controller of BBC1, the pubcaster's mass audience TV channel. Yentob was formerly controller of the more specialized BBC2.
Twentieth Century Fox has reportedly coughed up $ 500,000 against $ 775,000 for "Kick the Can," a spec script by Andy Breckman that was sold as a 10-page treatment.
Aries Film Releasing has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in New York, but president Paul Cohen vows the move is to keep the company in operation distributing films and paying "our…
With "Purple Rain" director Albert Magnoli's "Born to Run" and the Dylan McDermott starrer "Honor Bound," former studio exex Pete McAlevey and Bruce Binkow are presenting themselves as top producers…
Hungary may not yet have a private TV industry, but it is molding its first TV mogul. Last week Hungarian businessman Tamas Gyarfas purchased 43% of Nap-TV, the only non-state controlled TV network…
There was no hint of a stumble as Warner Bros' "Falling Down" ascended to the top of the movie-going charts in its debut weekend.
New Line Cinema Corp. announced Friday an offering of 2.5 million shares of its common stock at $ 12 per share.
Spelling Films Intl. confirmed yesterday that it is weighing studio and independent offers for its $ 15.6 million production of Stephen King's "Thinner."