Chancellor Media Corp. has formed three units to launch e-commerce businesses and broadcast its radio programs on the 'Net to capitalize on Internet growth, it revealed Wednesday.
UPN is going after young men on Thursday with two hours of wrestling, while the netlet's ethnic comedy block shifts to Monday and its movie to Friday. The net has ordered three new comedies: the…
John Malone's Starz network has signed an exclusive pay TV output deal with the Shooting Gallery, which becomes the fourth recent indie movie operation to engineer a deal with the network.
Industry execs and lobbyists here are predicting that the American Film Marketing Assn. is heading for trouble over its position on the upcoming General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS)…
Just a week after announcing that Mickey Mouse will make his video games debut, Disney Interactive has added Donald Duck and "Jungle Book" characters to cash in on the lucrative $6.3 billion industry.
Advertisers and web sales execs are expected to begin the process of hammering out advanced advertising buys in the multibillion-dollar upfront market as early as today, with some insiders suggesting…
Based on a limited sampling of the 2,011 theaters offering screenings of midnight screenings of "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace," Twentieth Century Fox is estimating grosses in the…
Animation house Will Vinton Studios ("The PJs") has upped Laura Myhre to the new position of manager of development.
Pamela Levine Katz has been upped to senior veep of marketing planning and research at Twentieth Century Fox. Katz will helm marketing research and strategy development for the studio's domestic…
Oprah Winfrey elbowed Jerry Springer out of the top spot among daytime yakkers in a sweeps week when Rosie O'Donnell and Montel Williams also posted double-digit gains, according to Nielsen's latest…
TNT has promoted Kim Long to senior VP of production, announced Robert DeBitetto, executive VP for the cable web.