Comcast Corp. stunned the cable industry Monday when it agreed to pay the eye-popping price of $60 billion for MediaOne Group, making Comcast the second- biggest company in the industry just behind…
A potential TV courtroom standoff has been averted now that Judy Sheindlin, aka Judge Judy, apparently has come to terms on a contract renegotiation with Big Ticket Television, the producer of her…
Kevin Mayer has been tapped senior veep of Buena Vista Internet Group, a division of the Walt Disney Co.
Triggering a major rejigging of its TV distribution business, Australia's Southern Star is absorbing the sales operations of U.K. distrib Primetime, which it acquired six months ago for a reported…
Indian state-run broadcaster Doordashan, which still retains the largest audience in the country despite a proliferation of cable and satellite channels, has seen a sharp fall of almost $25 million…
Shares of Netcaster Broadcast.com jumped nearly $32 Monday on news that Internet giant Yahoo! is interested in acquiring the online broadcaster of video and audio content.
William Hausch has been tapped veep of strategic technologies for the digital studios division of Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Spring brought a week of mild gains on Broadway with the White Way total gross teetering back to the $12 million range. Overall, Broadway rose $375,779 to take $11,918,741 at the B.O.
Imax Corp. got a 22% stock-price boost Monday as a Goldman Sachs analyst, citing a four-month exclusivity deal with the Walt Disney Co. for "Fantasia 2000," added the supplier of large-screen…
"Suddenly Susan" cast member David Strickland, 28, died in Las Vegas Monday of an apparent suicide.