The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has dropped its lawsuit against Network Solutions Inc., which registers names on the Internet, for allowing the domains "academyaward.com" and…
Actress and UNICEF national ambassador Jane Curtin joined the org's executive director Carol Bellamy for a special preview of UNICEF's "Cartoons for Children's Rights" PSA campaign --- the first…
The Italian film industry is showing healthy signs of recovery, while U.S. movies continue to lose ground, according to national figures for 1997 released this week.
Barry Diller's Silver King Broadcasting took a big step toward implementing its business plan in Miami Tuesday by unveiling a five-year broadcast TV rights pact with the NBA's Miami Heat.
Sony Pictures Entertainment co-prez Jeff Sagansky will be named executive of the year at the Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors' 15th annual awards banquet on Jan. 11.
ABC, unhappy with its on-air promo slate, has interviewed potential hires including former Warner Bros. marketing prexy Chris Pula
MGM Domestic TV is pulling its planned talkshow strip with thesp Meshach Taylor from syndie contention. Leo's plan had been to tape the hourlong talker at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas.
Tribune Broadcasting has struck a deal to swap its FM radio station in Gotham for two TV stations about to be acquired by growing radio outfit Emmis Broadcasting.
The cable TV industry may be slow to admit it, but the greatest competitive threat to its future isn't satellite dishes or telcos or the Internet. It's thieves.
The Clinton Administration will embark in January on a concerted anti-drug media campaign that will eventually encompass television, film, print, music and the Internet.
Exclusive - Charles "Chuck" Goldwater is stepping down today after 2-1/2 years as CEO and president of the Cinamerica/Mann theater chain. His duties will be taken over by the circuit's new owner…