Saudi Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, reputedly the world's richest Arab, plans to float his Rotana AudioVisual media conglom, valued at $1 billion, early next year. The IPO is part of a wider plan to…
Critics may bemoan CBS' hefty slate of crime dramas, but viewers still seem to have a hunger for procedurals, the net said Tuesday. With three "CSI" editions, newcomers "Criminal Minds," "Close to…
As many as four cable networks -- ESPN2, Spike TV, USA and Comcast's Outdoor Life -- are likely to bid on next season's games of the National Hockey League, despite the NHL's perennially low ratings…
Mia Farrow testified Tuesday that she would "swear on a stack of Bibles" that Roman Polanski had not behaved in any way to "disrespect" the memory of his murdered wife, Sharon Tate.
Viacom television stations group prexy Fred Reynolds has ankled the company in a surprise move that leaves post-split CBS Corp. without a chief financial officer.
Docu helmer Doug Pray's "Infamy" -- which follows the lives of graffiti artists in various U.S. cities -- will world preem at mixed media festival Resfest, which runs in Gotham Sept. 15-18.
Beefing up its top ranks, Sidney Kimmel's indie production company has named film exec Jim Tauber to the post of president and tapped veteran producer William Horberg to serve as president of…
The entertainment industry will today announce a campaign to promote a Web site advocating parental responsibility as the main line of defense against children's exposure to inappropriate material.
In a summer when the broadcast nets are tightly bunched in the ratings race for young adults, a big event like the Major League Baseball All-Star Game can shake up the order of things.
Fox News Channel has signed former CNN morning anchor Bill Hemmer as weekday anchor and correspondent in a multiyear deal. Signing ends weeks of speculation on where Hemmer would land.