Jerry Zucker's "First Knight," which would have marked his first directing project since 1990's "Ghost," has been delayed indefinitely, he confirmed yesterday.
Michael Kuhn, president of Polygram Filmed Entertainment and a senior VP of parent company Polygram NV, is being given extra stripes.
Police in Wilmington, N.C., announced yesterday they have concluded ballistics tests on the weapon that killed actor Brandon Lee.
'Unforgiven' 197% The best picture's biz almost tripled, and five pic nominees tallied $ 8.1 million, a 13% increase over their total for previous sesh. Story, page 3.
Silvio Berlusconi's brief and expensive fling with American film production is over, sources said yesterday.
Jim McIngvale, the self-proclaimed discount furniture king of Texas, is due to intensify his stake in the movie business Thursday, when he launches a $ 6 million-to-$ 7 million prints-and-advertising…
United Intl. Pictures has finally announced Michael Selwyn's appointment as managing director of UIP Australia, a position he's held for some time.
Film seg prez Michael Kuhn gains exec VP stripes and a seat on Polygram's board. Also in Overseas Report, SelecTV picks a new chairman and top Euro pic producers form Le Club. Page 22.
Business for exclusives was generally slow post-Oscars, but a several newcomers managed promising debuts.
Producer Jon Peters reportedly has agreed to pay Joe Eszterhas up to $ 3.4 million to write and produce the screenplay for "Gangland," the story of the downfall of Gambino crime family head John…