The Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint against infomercial producer David P. Del Dotto for allegedly misrepresenting numerous features of his company's real estate venture called the…
Tele-Communications Inc.'s proposed drive into pay-per-view programming with Carolco Pictures has raised a firestorm of reaction among exhibitors, studio executives and Wall Street.
Recently departed Metropolitan Talent Agency lit agents Joel Gotler and Irv Schwartz have joined forces with longtime Irving Lazar associate Alan Nevins to form their own agency, Renaissance.
The administration's plan to raise $ 7.2 billion by selling airwave rights to new wireless technologies cannot exclude small businesses in favor of those with deep pockets, exex told a House…
Hollywood executives and talent are readying a big push for L.A. Works' one-day work-a-thon, scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. Saturday at Exposition Park.
Members of the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists have approved a new three-year industrial/education/non-broadcast contract. Of the 22% of all eligible…
Former Aussie entrepreneur Christopher Skase claims that Kirk Kerkorian reneged on the 1989 $ 1 billion sale of MGM/UA to Skase's Qintex Corp. when he saw Sony bidding nearly three times as much for…
Noting that fewer than 10% of TV movies are filmed under union contract, one union official within the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees is warning members that now is the time to take a…
Gaylord Entertainment posted a net loss of $ 8.3 million (20 cents a share) for the first quarter, ended March 31.
The William Morris Agency announced Thursday that it has signed film director Phil Joanou, who was previously repped by Creative Artists Agency.