February 4, 1994
Paramount Pictures, which has been suffering from uncertainty caused by the tug of war between QVC Network Inc. and Viacom Inc. over parent Paramount Communications Inc., scored a coup by signing director Walter Hill and his wife, Hildy Gottlieb, to a two-year non-exclusive deal. Hill is a prolific director and writer whose most recent film is "Geronimo: An American Legend" for Columbia. Hill also wrote, with Amy Jones, the screenplay for Universal's upcoming "The Getaway."
June 27, 1990 |
The crystal clear sound that has made compact discs one of the fastest-selling consumer items is coming to cable this summer as three companies launch digital radio services aimed at duplicating the success of Home Box Office, MTV and other cable programs.