The WB Television Network has tapped Cris Chavarria as director of on-air promotion and Maureen Milmore has been named director of production for the net. In his new position Chavarria will oversee…
Star Report, a tiny Asian newsletter, carried a Bloomberg story on the imminent merger between Japan's two digital satellite platforms -- Sky PerfecTV and DirecTV -- only to carry a story denying it…
Locked-out NABET pickets may protest within view of ABC news crews as long as they stay behind the camera's subject and refrain from physical intimidation, a Los Angeles Superior Court judge ruled…
Buoyed by higher ticket prices and a diverse group of artists taking their acts on the road, the domestic concert industry grossed $1.3 billion during 1998, according to Pollstar.
Nine-month-old Animal Kingdom stole share from its fellow parks at Disney World during 1998, but left chief rival Universal Studios Escape untouched, according to a new report.
The Los Angeles Police Department's financial crimes division has arrested three Korean-American business owners in the downtown toy district for producing counterfeit merchandise worth nearly $1…
MTV: Music Television finishes only in 10th place in total-day ratings, but in the category that Madison Avenue would kill to reach, the 12- to 24-year-olds, the network came out No. 1 in 1998.
Bill Mechanic, chairman and CEO of Fox Filmed Entertainment, will serve as keynote speaker at ShoWest's March 8 international luncheon.
Turner Broadcasting's TBS and TNT have jointly outbid the broadcast networks for Columbia Pictures' "Stepmom," the Julia Roberts-Susan Sarandon pic that harvested a surprising $19.1 million last…
Pearson Television North America, the U.S. unit of the British-based media conglom, has promoted several execs in its ranks.
The Federal Trade Commission has pledged to take a close look at Barnes & Noble's planned $600 million acquisition of the Ingram Book Group, according to Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.).