After devoting much of its attention to becoming the world's leading PC maker, Compaq Computer has entered the technical side of the entertainment and news industries, acquiring 10% of software…
"Payback," Paramount's long-gestating Mel Gibson starrer, paid off big over the weekend with a $21.4 million debut, according to studio projections.
Japanese-owned JVC Entertainment has pulled the plug on Largo Entertainment's foreign sales, acquisitions and co-financing businesses and given pink slips to chairman and CEO Barr Potter and…
After having cut exclusive pay and pay-per-view deals with seven of Italy's most lucrative soccer clubs, Italy's dominant pay TV operator, Telepiu, is inking similar deals with at least four other…
The Jonathan Larson Performing Arts Foundation has announced the recipients of $50,000 in grants for musical theater development.
NBC's "Meet the Press" scored a Super Bowl-size win over chief rival "This Week" on Sunday, snagging its largest margin of victory over the ABC chatfest in at least a dozen years.
The FCC is expected to give final approval to the AT&T-TCI merger as soon as next week now that the agency topper has stated publicly that he will not require the telco to separate its high-speed…
The caveman has defended himself. Ending seven years of legal wrangling in under 20 minutes, a federal jury found late Tuesday that Mitchell Maxwell and Alan Schuster were not entitled to any monies…
France Telecom, the giant telecommunications company that is France's main cable company, has suffered a setback in its ongoing battle with rival cabler NC Numericable.
The WB netlet is launching the midseason Spelling TV drama "Rescue 77" Monday March 15 in the 9 p.m. timeslot where "Hyperion Bay" now airs.