Young Broadcasting, parent of L.A. independent TV station KCAL, overcame the NBA lockout to post a net profit of $7 million, compared with a net loss of $3.5 million a year earlier, it said Wednesday.
The German federal film board on Tuesday released a modest set of industry figures for 1998, showing box office revenues were up by 9% to DM1.600 billion ($940 million).
Hoping to significantly boost its presence on the West Coast, SFX Entertainment has its sights set on the big prize: Universal Concerts, the leading concert promoter in the Western United States and…
Showtime has picked up the film rights to "Strange Justice," the controversial bestseller about behind-the-scenes maneuverings in the Anita Hill/Clarence Thomas scandal passed on by Fox and Turner.
Partners Elie Samaha, Ashok Amritraj and Andrew Stevens are merging their Phoenician and Franchise banners to form one sales company, Franchise Pictures, which will handle the international…
BSkyB has emerged triumphant in the first round of the U.K.'s digital TV battle, announcing that SkyDigital signed up 345,000 subscribers in its first four months, well ahead of rival ONdigital.
More "Titanic"-inspired profits helped Fox Entertainment Group overcome a downturn in its TV operations to post a 52% jump in profit to $105 million in the December quarter, Fox said Wednesday.
The Toy Fair briefly became the center of an unlikely brawl Wednesday as Teletubbie marketer Kenn Viselman called televangelist the Rev. Jerry Falwell "stupid" for claiming the kids' television show…
CBS continues to rally on Tuesdays, winning Feb. 9 in households with its top-rated single-part Tuesday movie since December 1996.
Grupo Televisa has tapped Sky Mexico topper Jorge Alvarez Hoth to fill the new position of VP of pay television for the entire group.