DirecTV and the National Assn. of Broadcasters have reached an agreement that they hope Congress will use as the template when it writes legislation allowing satcasters to provide a package of…
Sylvia Sidney, whose career on stage and screen spanned seven decades, died Thursday of complications from throat cancer at Gotham's Lenox Hill Hospital. She was 88.
President Clinton announced Thursday that he intends to nominate FCC commissioner Susan Ness for a second five-year term.
Aida Turturro has joined the cast of HBO's "The Sopranos," playing the older sister of the stressed-out New Jersey mobster Tony Soprano.
Apparently under pressure from Columbia Pictures, Garry Shandling and Brad Grey were moving Thursday toward an 11th hour settlement of their pending $100 million lawsuit.
A new report has confirmed what Kiwis have long suspected about their television system: It may be the least regulated in the world, but its local content level is dismal.
DreamWorks executive Ann Daly returned to the witness stand Thursday in Jeffrey Katzenberg's breach of contract case against Disney to defend her predictions on video sales.
Although Warner Bros.' mega-budgeted actioner "Wild Wild West" trotted to a relatively tame $7.1 million in 3,309 stables on opening day Wednesday, Hollywood is donning its spurs for what is likely…
Televisa unveiled Tuesday a slate of special programs and live events celebrating the close of the 20th century.
Shedding one project from his plate of future pics, Jim Carrey has officially passed on Warner Bros.' "Incredible Mr. Limpet."
After years of trying to build a studio on the site of Howard Hughes' old aircraft factory, DreamWorks has given up the dream. Studio officials on Thursday confirmed weeks of rumors that they were…