For the second consecutive week, blossoming pop star Britney Spears owned the bestselling album in the nation with her Jive Records disc "Baby One More Time" posting sales of more than 230,000…
The ITV network has sealed a four-year deal for the U.K. broadcasting rights to the UEFA Champions League, featuring the top Pan-European soccer clubs.
Al Pacino and Michael Caton-Jones are readying to move to the "City by the Sea" for Warner Bros. The star and the director are in serious talks to come on board the police drama, which…
AT&T scored a trifecta Wednesday when it was informed that its $48 billion purchase of TCI had been approved by the FCC, it's own shareholders and TCI's shareholders.
Fueled by a steady flow of diverse topline releases throughout the year luring a large contingent of music buyers into stores, the domestic record industry logged $13.7 billion in 1998, according to…
The guard officially has changed at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. James B. Chabin has assumed the executive director duties held for 15 years by James Loper, who resigned Dec. 31. Chabin…
Lions Gate's "Affliction" infected the top spot on the exclusives chart this week after "Rushmore" graduated from the list, moving into wide release.
Japanese advertising expenditures decreased for the first time in five years in 1998 to hit 5.76 trillion yen ($48.7 billion) due to the nation's worst recession since the end of WWII, according to a…
October Films has bought the rights to an L.A. Times article titled "A Mystery of Cloth" for Michael Stipe's Single Cell Pictures to turn into a feature film.
Mammoth Records has appointed Wendy Weisberg national director of publicity.