John Malone's Liberty Media Group will pay $3 billion in stock to acquire investment company Associated Group, which had been one of the oldest and biggest outside shareholders in cable giant…
Having resigned as president and CEO of sports marketing company Marquee Group, Bob Gutkowski is trying to put together financing to buy the New York Islanders pro hockey team.
Argentinean film exhibition is returning to the levels of the 1980s, when 25-30 new films were released each month.
The Lakers are out of the playoffs, the Dodgers are disappointing yet again, and the Katzenberg-Eisner trial is winding to a close. Where is Hollywood left to turn for high-stakes spectator sports?
With the hit syndie drama hour "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys" set to wrap its 5-1/2-year run in November, Studios USA and Renaissance Pictures are prepping for the January bow of two replacement…
Russia's TV police drama "Streets of Broken Lights" -- better known to local auds as "Cops" -- took top honors at Russia's fifth TEFI awards held Thursday in Moscow.
The Mesopotamians considered it mostly an issue of property rights. Ancient Egyptians regulated it to preserve the regal bloodlines. For the History Channel, it's the subject of a five-hour docu…
IN CASE YOU HAVEN’T NOTICED, summer ’99 already has blasted off in Hollywood, and from early indications, it promises to be even more aberrant than usual. Consider the following: The first Hollywood…
Christina Lomolino has been named the Directors Guild of America's Eastern executive director.
"Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" soared deep into box office hyperspace over the Memorial Day weekend, grossing an estimated $64.8 million in four days and flying past the $200 million…