SPECIAL REPORTFor Studios USA, formerly Universal TV, 1998 was a year of adjustment after the stunning news in October 1997 that Seagram had inked a $4.07 billion deal to sell most of the studio's…
Despite continued harsh weather throughout much of the Northeast and Midwest, moviegoers braved the elements to make Disney and Paramount's "A Civil Action" the nation's No. 1 pic, with a…
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has appointed former Secretary of State Alexander Haig and former pro footballer Willie D. Davis to its board, MGM said Friday. Both are already directors of MGM Grand which, like…
SPECIAL REPORTThough many of Universal Music Group's label chiefs were sidetracked from growing their businesses to concentrating on the $10.2 billion acquisition of Polygram during the latter half…
SPECIAL REPORTYouth is the watchword for network development at Columbia TriStar TV, as the studio has clicked with teen hits like the WB Network's "Dawson's Creek." The Columbia TriStar TV…
The abrupt resignation Monday of Finnish minister of transport and communications Matti Aura has thrown the country's plans for the launching of its digital terrestrial platform into turmoil.
On opening day of this year's Consumer Electronics Show, Sony Corp. of America chairman Howard Stringer called for cooperation in the "architecture" of high- definition television, and Warner Home…
Disney, in a surprise move, has restructured its top corporate staff with the appointment of animation and legit theater guru Peter Schneider as prexy of Walt Disney Studios. He will report directly…
Joanne Corday Kozberg is the new president and chief operating officer of the Los Angeles Music Center.
John Travolta will receive the Alan J. Pakula Award from the Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) at their fourth annual Critics' Choice Awards on Jan. 25 in Los Angeles.