House Telecommunications subcommittee topper Billy Tauzin (R-La.) is worried that an FCC plan to launch a thousand new low-power radio outlets could have unexpected consequences, including the rise…
New Line Cinema has upped Marsha Hook Haygood to exec VP of administration.
Hearst has finalized a deal to distribute and co-finance Miramax's Tina Brown-edited, Ron Galotti-published Talk magazine.
As part of its continued expansion, TEAM Communications Group has tapped industry veteran Jonathan (Jody) Shapiro president and chief operating officer. Shapiro has also been elected to TEAM's board…
Several hundred thousand satellite subscribers are virtually guaranteed to lose their CBS and Fox network signals on Feb. 28 now that a federal judge has refused to extend the cutoff deadline by…
The latest incarnation of Fox's "Power Rangers" kidvid phenom is off to a fast start, rocketing to the top of the Saturday ayem ratings in its first outing and delivering the best kids 2-11 number…
The Recording Industry Assn. of America will receive $2.5 million to settle copyright infringement claims aimed at American Multimedia Inc. (AMI), a CD and cassette replicating facility located in…
Two pieces of legislation designed to help stem production flight from Los Angeles are to be introduced in the California Assembly before the end of the month.
Broadcasters Televisa and TV Azteca have set aside their squabbles and agreed to share lucrative rights to Mexico's national soccer team.
Jack Nicholson, last year’s Academy Award winner for best actor, has been named a presenter at this year’s ceremony. This will mark Nicholson’s eighth appearance on the show; he has presented the…
A $63 million loss at Universal Pictures and a $405 million restructuring charge connected with the acquisition of Polygram caused Seagram to lose $226 million in the December quarter, it said…