Fox Entertainment Group said Monday that it has hired National Basketball Association exec Rick Welts as president, Fox Sports Enterprises, a new company formed to oversee Fox's ownership interests…
Latino audiences in the United States spend more than $500 million a year going to the movies, according to a study commissioned by the Screen Actors Guild and due for unveiling today.
ESPN, furious at Major League Baseball's attempt to terminate its six-year contract with the network at the end of this season, is hauling MLB into court.
The Recording Industry Assn. of America has inked the industry's first webcasting license agreement.
Discovery Communications Inc. has named former PBS programming topper Kathy Quattrone to the post of senior VP, programming for DCI's new Discovery Health Media subsidiary.
Omar Epps is in negotiations to star in New Line's hoopster romance "Love and Basketball."
After months of negotiations, the rights to the Champion's League, the European football super league, have gone to a surprise contender: a women's channel called TM-3 that is 66% owned by Rupert…
NBC has picked up 13 episodes of midseason reality skein "World's Most Amazing Videos."
Margaret Edson's "Wit" continues to rack up kudos, with the Off Broadway hit being named best play of the 1998-1999 season by the New York Drama Critics' Circle. Patrick Marber's "Closer" was named…
David E. Kelley will receive the 1999 Banff Television Festival's Astral Award of Excellence.
Comcast Corp. abruptly withdrew from the bidding war for MediaOne Group late Tuesday, handing almost certain victory to AT&T just as a heated battle looked like it was about to begin.