Fox Broadcasting Co. on Tuesday officially named Comedy Central CEO Doug Herzog president of entertainment, replacing departing prexy Peter Roth.
Nearly all of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's outside shareholders participated in the Lion's $700 million stock rights offering, the company said Tuesday, signaling that outside investors remain positive…
A ringless Rupert Murdoch, accompanied by his son James, announced a $300,000 commitment Tuesday to joint programs with the org One Hundred Black Men, committing his News Corp. to intern programs as…
Burbank's passage of an ordinance requiring writers and others to obtain a permit to work at home has raised the ire of the Writers Guild of America, West.
The November sweep is shaping up to be a real horse race between Fox O&O KTTV and WB Network affil KTLA for the coveted 10 p.m. news crown.
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen's Vulcan Ventures will invest $54 million for a one-third stake in Ziff-Davis' ZDTV cable channel.
Fox Broadcasting Co. has renewed its news series "Fox Files" for a full season of 22 episodes for the Thursday 9 p.m.-10 p.m. slot.
Producer Francine LeFrak is in negotiations with Bob DeBrino's Canterbury Films to produce a network telefilm based on the life of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Sylvia Plath.
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge could rule today on ABC's request for a temporary restraining order against NABET that would prevent members of the locked-out union from interfering with news…
United Artists Theater Circuit's net loss ballooned to $25.6 million in the September quarter, from $2.7 million a year earlier, as onetime charges on closure of older theaters and other businesses…
Science, funk and long titles led the 1998 Ovation Awards, as Theatre LA handed out its fifth annual kudos Monday night at the Shubert Theater.