In a pickup that will help bolster the network if cable operators decide to raise subscriber fees, Showtime has signed a long-term $ 200-million-plus deal with TriStar Pictures.
Since unspooling at the Cannes Film Festival, Trans Atlantic Entertainment/IRS Media Intl.'s "The Music of Chance" has already generated more than $ 1 million in international sales.
Screenwriter Laurice Elehwany and television writer Rick Copp have been hired to write the latest draft of Paramount Pictures' "Brady Bunch" feature being developed by producer David Kirkpatrick…
Film rights to novelist Barbara Kingsolver's "Pigs in Heaven" and Delacorta's "The Rap Factor" have been optioned by ChubbCo, the new film/TV/interactive company formed by former Pressman Films exec…
An unusual movie/TV tie-in has been fashioned to promote Chevy Chase's transition from the theatrical film wars back to TV as a talkshow host for Fox Broadcasting.
Chestnut Hill Prods. has acquired movie rights to Matt Shortt's script "Inner Light," which marks the latest in a string of acquisitions for the Hollywood-based development and production company.
Sony's plans to build a massive complex in Berlin to house its European headquarters have been pushed back two years. Groundbreaking will not occur until 1995, said Josef Brauner, new head of Sony's…
Less than a week after being put into turnaround by Fox, the "Saturday Night Live" spinoff, "It's Pat, The Movie," has found a home at Touchstone, sources said Tuesday.
Hungarians Ildiko Enyedi and Laszlo Revesz will receive the Hartley-Merrill Prize for International Screenwriting for "Freischutz," at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Writers Guild of America headquarters.
The screenwriter of "The Player" is in play. Writer/director Michael Tolkin has ankled his five-year association with William Morris Agency, an agency spokesman confirmed Tuesday.
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