After crossing swords a few years ago over Paramount, Sumner Redstone and Barry Diller may be dueling with lasers in a battle on a much smaller scale.
Canadian singer Celine Dion has postponed all of her concerts for the next month in order to be with her husband and manager Rene Angelil, who is recovering from skin-cancer surgery.
In an attempt to capitalize on Disney's worldwide brand recognition and to strengthen its position in children's publishing, the Mouse House is reorganizing its publishing biz, changing the name of…
It may boast Skywalker Ranch and ILM, but Marin County oddly has lacked first-class public exhibition facilities. This status changes next week as the Rafael Film Center, a "museum of the moving…
Dramatically upping the stakes in its battle with affils, Disney/ABC has decided to go forward with plans to launch an all-soaps cable channel anchored by same-day episodes of the net's sudsers.
Former NBC Entertainment prexy Warren Littlefield has joined the board of directors of Launch Media Inc., the publishers of monthly CD-Rom music magazine Launch.
Shareholders in Harvey Entertainment Co. reacted bitterly to the licensing company's decision Thursday to accept a $17 million takeover bid from an investment group led by former Live Entertainment…
Former Sundance Group president Gary Beer has completed his deal to acquire Propaganda Films' commercials, musicvideo and talent management businesses from Universal Studios.
In an effort to cut costs, as well as change the emphasis of ABC News, division prexy David Westin has quietly begun trimming his staff of hard news correspondents.
Gaga Communications has appointed Brian Maeda executive vice president of Gaga America, the Japanese distributor's Los Angeles-based subsidiary.
Viacom is inching closer to an initial public offering of stock in Blockbuster and shortly will name the lead underwriters for the deal, Viacom chairman Sumner Redstone said Thursday.