Ascent Entertainment Group has sold a controlling interest in Beacon Communications to a management consortium headed by Beacon chairman Armyan Bernstein and venture capitalist Kevin O'Donnell.
Veteran Oscar watchers say it's a foregone conclusion that John Williams will be nominated for "Saving Private Ryan" in the dramatic-score category and that the animated "Mulan," "A Bug's Life" and…
Telescene Film Group of Montreal has inked a deal with "Lethal Weapon" helmer Richard Donner to executive produce the TV project "Blackheart."
Pending votes in the impeachment trial of President Clinton in the U.S. Senate have forced Senate Commerce Committee chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) to cancel his speech at the ALTV-NATPE joint…
You'll excuse Hans Zimmer if he feels tired, and tries to chill in Malibu. Between spoonfuls of oatmeal at a favorite beachside breakfast place near his home, Zimmer almost shudders when estimating…
Renewed negotiations between Miramax's startup magazine Talk and the Hearst Corp. reflect a willingness of the Talk team of Tina Brown and Ron Galotti to share ownership in the entertainment-driven…
Radio and TV broadcasting giant Chancellor Media stunned Wall Street by putting itself on the sales block Wednesday, apparently a sign that its controlling shareholder Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst has…
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