Robert Shapiro has been named senior executive consultant for the 65th Academy Awards presentation, marking his fourth Oscar assignment. Shapiro's most recent credit is as executive in charge of…
NOTE: This table may be divided and additional information on a particular entry may appear on more than one screen DAILY VARIETY FILM BOXOFFICE REPORT FOR THE WEEKEND OF FEB…
Already dominating the market among wide releases this year, Buena Vista successfully staged platform openings of two new features to make big noise on the exclusive circuit.
Steven Seagal has inked a four-picture deal with Warner Bros., including a commitment for the actor's directorial debut in the April starter "Rainbow Warrior," sources confirmed yesterday.
Majestic Entertainment, a Connecticut-based television and film distribution company, has changed its name to UniPix Entertainment Inc. and added three new divisions.
Kim Wayans, one of the original regulars on Fox Broadcasting Co.'s "In Living Color," is expected to leave the show, having reportedly been suspended after failing to take part in last week's taping.
Independent producer Michael R. Barnard has won the film and TV rights to the 1990 best-seller "A Venom in the Blood," the story of the nations' first husband-and-wife serial killers.
Approximately 500 out of a possible 3,000 employees at the ABC Television Network have opted to take the company's voluntary buyout offering, completing the first step of a companywide downsizing.
Stephen Solomon, a 21-year veteran of ABC, is exiting his role as senior VP, sports planning and administration, to take a newly created position with the National Hockey League. The new position is…
Boyz II Men, Billy Ray Cyrus, Vince Gill, Earvin (Magic) Johnson, En Vogue, Melissa Etheridge, James Galway, B.B. King, Lyle Lovett and the Red Hot Chili Peppers will appear on the 35th annual Grammy…
Fox Broadcasting Co. senior VP of affiliates Preston Padden and Fox TV Stations VP of corporate and legal affairs Molly Pauker have taken on additional responsibilities at News Corp., the parent…