Shares of Dick Clark Prods. Inc. on Friday dropped on reports that although fiscal 1999 should be a profitable year for the television and live-event production company, earnings could fall short of…
ABC's heavily promoted sweeps-month multiple-parter "Storm of the Century" has fallen well short of blockbuster numbers, but the opener of the Stephen King-penned three-parter still managed to blow…
For the 10th consecutive year, the Gotham-based Independent Feature Project will serve as the official U.S. representative for the Directors Fortnight of the Cannes Film Festival, which will run May…
Commercial web Vox will invest $178 million in new fare this year.
At the end of a stormy meeting on Friday night in Rome, Telecom Italia abruptly broke off talks with Rupert Murdoch's News Corp Europe about the sale of a stake in the Italian telco's digital TV…
Canuck cabler Shaw Communications has made a tidy profit selling part of its investment in two California-based high-tech firms, Shaw announced Thursday.
NBC has taken the unusual step of selling VH1 cable rights to its miniseries "The '60s" before the network's exclusive window is up and before NBC even runs the mini for a second time.
Reflecting the growth in BMG Entertainment's Internet efforts and an increased emphasis on implementing worldwide marketing campaigns for its releases, domestic marketing veep Bill Wilson has been…
GERMANY HOT revs scorching Executives at German shopping channel HOT have announced revenues of $118 million in 1998. The figures were $5.9 million over the estimated revenues. Executives at the…
Bill Brochtrup, who plays the recurring character John Irvin on ABC's "NYPD Blue," has signed on as a cast regular to the Steven Bochco drama.