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.
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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.
Adam Goldberg, last seen as the Jewish soldier in "Saving Private Ryan," will play poet Allen Ginsberg in "Beat," an indie film about the beat generation written and directed by Gary Walkow ("The…
Bruce Wilson has been named chief information officer of Universal Studios.
Dawn Keezer, director of the Pittsburgh Film Office, was elected chairwoman of the new national film commission, Film U.S., during the organization's first formal meeting in Washington, D.C.
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.