Last Christmas, Barry Diller bought his embryonic Miami TV station a $6.5 million present -- five-year rights to local NBA games -- but halfway into the November sweeps, the gift remains unwrapped.
With an eye toward an eventual Oscar season relaunch, DreamWorks is taking the unusual step of pulling all but two prints of "Saving Private Ryan" from domestic theaters today.
Investors rushed to buy stock in Fox Entertainment Group on its opening day of trading as a separate company, sending the price up 9% and helping lift stock prices of other entertainment majors in a…
With the impasse between ABC and NABET showing no signs of breaking, the Alphabet web Wednesday announced a new labor agreement with the New York branch of the union representing stagehands.
NBC has benched the frosh John Wells drama "Trinity" for the rest of the November sweeps period. NBC told Wells that the sweeps race is so close that NBC must bolster any weak spots on the schedule.
Britain's BBC will come under fire early next month, as leading Brit media companies complain to the European Commission that the Beeb should not be allowed to use public funds to finance its…
Members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. nixed changes in its bylaws that would have permitted Miramax Films' "Life Is Beautiful" to be eligible for a Golden Globe Award for best foreign film.
UPN has picked Monday Jan. 25 at 8 p.m. as the launch date for its animated sitcom "Dilbert."
It wasn't just 20th Century Fox that profited on "There's Something About Mary." Carmike Cinemas said Wednesday its third quarter profits rose 6.5% to $8.7 million in the third quarter partly because…
Mandalay Pictures is in advanced negotiations to make Tim Burton's "Sleepy Hollow" the first production in its financing deal with Paramount Pictures.