Beverly Hills Theatre Guild is seeking unproduced plays for its annual Julie Harris Playwright Award competition. Deadline to submit is Nov. 1; prizes are $5,000, $2,000 and $1,000. For application…
A strong performance from television operations helped lift Spelling Entertainment Group Inc. back into the black in the second quarter, compared with the 1996 period, when it was awash in red ink.
British Digital Broadcasting has awarded the contract to supply its transmission and distribution services to Castle Transmission Intl.
America's Health Network, which laid off 161 of its 200 employees last week, has bought out A.H. Belo's majority stake in the company .
DreamWorks has moved a step closer to securing a studio home in Playa Vista.
As part of the ongoing legal battle between Mexico's two rival broadcasters, Televisa and TV Azteca, formal charges of copyright violation were brought against former TV Azteca execs who now work for…
Evergreen Media Corp. and Chancellor Broadcasting Corp., due to merge in coming months into a radio giant, both reported strong growth in second-quarter earnings Tuesday.
A hefty $323 million writeoff at Blockbuster pushed its parent company, Viacom Inc., into a $210 million loss for the second quarter, it said Tuesday, compared with a $26 million profit a year…
Keith Olbermann, who departed ESPN after 5-1/2 years as one of its chief anchors on "SportsCenter," comes off his summertime sabbatical Sept. 29 with the debut of his nightly MSNBC issues-oriented…
France's Pandora Cinema has picked up worldwide rights outside the U.K., France and Germany to "Bedrooms and Hallways," the latest film by director Rose Troche ("Go Fish").
It's official: Donny and Marie Osmond are reuniting to host a syndie daytime talkshow for Columbia TriStar Television Distribution next year.