The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has named Torene Svitil as credits coordinator.
Kerry Packer gained effective control of Hoyts Cinemas on Tuesday after increasing his offer by 5¢ to $1.31 a share.
Pappas Telecasting Companies has inked a $28 million deal to buy Houston TV station KVVV from home-shopping conglom ValueVision Intl.
MTV greenlit four musicvideo shows to premiere on its morning lineup later this spring, announced Brian Graden, executive VP, programming, MTV.
The gala opening of the Venetian here, which threatened to be a public relations disaster, was pulled off, but not without several hitches.
CBS Corp. hopes to increase its cash flow at least 20% in 1999, CBS CEO Mel Karmazin told shareholders Tuesday, noting the Eye was "making progress" in lifting television earnings but still had room…
A New York-educated Japanese teenager broke the Japanese album sales record Wednesday with a debut R&B work that has sold 5.24 million copies.
Disgraced former Livent chairman Garth Drabinsky on Monday called the 17 Tony noms for "Parade" and "Fosse" a "bittersweet moment" and noted his disappointment at not being able to attend next…
At a morning Senate hearing today, Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti will attempt to defend the entertainment industry against the accusation that it is poisoning the minds of…
Buena Vista Motion Pictures Group announced Monday the promotions of Todd Garner and Nina Jacobson to co-presidents, overseeing the Touchstone, Walt Disney and Hollywood Pictures labels.
Big Entertainment last week said it has partnered with Steeplechase Media to begin selling entertainment-related merchandise through interactive TV providers such as WebTV or Wink.