"The Piano" and "Schindler's List" dueled for top honors from the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. in voting Saturday, with Jane Campion's drama prevailing in five categories, including direction and…
Thomas Herwitz, VP and general manager of Fox-owned WTTG-TV, Washington, announced his resignation Thursday to form a company to acquire TV stations.
The Delaware Supreme Court Thursday handed QVC Network its biggest victory yet in the war for Paramount Communications.
Racing the clock to whip the new MGM/UA into shape, Frank G. Mancuso's exec team announced this week that the development slate at the twin studios will likely yield over 20 pictures in 1994.
Grupo Televisa S.A. and Tele-Communications Inc. will not proceed with their proposed joint ventures in Mexico and other territories. As reported, in May the companies said they would join to provide…
Fresh off its summer offensive against TV violence, Congress moved into videogame terrain Thursday as lawmakers warned of a legislative crackdown unless the industry polices itself against gratuitous…
NBC has picked up "The Jane Whitney Show"-- recently plucked from firstrun syndication by Warner Bros. Domestic TV Distribution -- as a component of its daytime lineup.
After being handpicked by Warner Bros. to helm the film adaptation of Michael Crichton's still unpublished thriller "Disclosure" (Daily Variety, Oct. 6), Milos Forman abruptly parted ways with Warner…
Thanksgiving week was a turkey for most syndicated series in the midst of the November sweeps, with several major talkshows taking big hits.
After a lengthy tug-of-war with Universal for the hot spec script "Assassins, " Larry and Andy Wachowski's story finally landed at Warner Bros. late Thursday for more than $ 1 million. Warner Bros…