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U.S. Spanish-lingo net Azteca America has signed up two affiliates in Texas, bringing its reach of the Hispanic population to 56%, or more than 15 million potential viewers.
Credit rating agency Standard & Poor's will be keeping a watchful eye on embattled TV program guide provider Gemstar-TV Guide in the coming weeks. On Friday, the credit arbiter reiterated that the…
BMG has consolidated all of its worldwide classical music operations under one roof with the creation of BMG Classics and added oversight of the unit to the existing duties of BMG Music Publishing…
Three new pics couldn't bring down Disney feel-gooder "Bringing Down the House," which again topped the weekend box office in just the second repeat win this year.
Just think: By this time next year, all the Oscar hoopla will be over. However, that still leaves us with this year's busy week of events leading up to the Academy Awards. And for some it's way busy.
Yoji Yamada's "The Twilight Samurai" (Tasogare Seibei) will join Johnnie To's "PTU" to open the 27th Hong Kong Film Festival in To's hometown.
Sela Ward has joined the cast of Artisan Entertainment and Miramax Films' long-in-the-works "Dirty Dancing" sequel "Havana Nights: Dirty Dancing 2," which goes before cameras Tuesday in Puerto Rico.
The city is following the money. Los Angeles City Controller Laura Chick has joined the fray over the embattled Entertainment Industry Development Corp., finding $1.3 million in questionable spending…
Roy Salter, an entertainment finance vet who recently ankled L.A. investment firm Houlihan, Lokey Howard & Zukin after 12 years, has formed a new business development consultancy.