Italy's leading commercial broadcaster Mediaset has announced it will not take up its option to buy 10% of pay TV operator Telepiu from Silvio Berlusconi's personal holding company and Mediaset's…
Producer Christine Vachon and composer Carter Burwell will receive the Gotham Producer and Gotham Composer award, respectively, at a Sept. 22 gala ceremony to be held at New York's Pier Sixty at…
Leading radio broadcaster Chancellor Media Corp. announced plans Monday to sell its outdoor-advertising assets to Lamar Advertising Co. in a deal valued at $1.6 billion in stock and cash.
Nickelodeon's first original Saturday morning show will compete head-to-head with the hottest kids series on TV, the WB's "Pokemon."
INDIA Disney programs can do in Eenadu Disney has signed an large output deal with Eenadu TV — India’s first Telugu-language satellite TV channel. Disney programming will be available as a daily…
Sean Connery and Catherine Zeta-Jones proved a winning combination and a sorely needed tonic for exhibs last weekend as “Entrapment” snared $7.8 million from openings in nine markets plus holdovers…
Leeza Gibbons Enterprises has signed a deal with E! Entertainment TV to produce a series of quarterly hourlong specials, hosted by Gibbons, focusing on pop-culture issues.
Act One in the sale of bankrupt theater concern Livent Inc. closed Tuesday when Livent confirmed it had a deal with SFX Entertainment. But as Act Two begins and the deal is put before the U.S…
NBC Studios has inked a two-year, seven-figure overall deal with David Zucker and Gil Netter, who worked together on two of the "Naked Gun" movies and on the film "BASEketball."
CBS and Time Warner's TBS and TNT have bought the TV rights to 20th Century Fox's hit theatrical "Entrapment" in a shared window.
The final act in the nearly season-long implosion of high-flying Broadway producer Livent may have struck a dissonant note, but overall the news was mostly good for Broadway this season, as both box…