FCC chairman Reed Hundt has formally agreed to defer a vote on an agency probe of liquor advertising on television.
The music industry is being whipsawed by a whole new baby-boom boom. Traditionally, record-buying has been dominated by the 14-24 demographic, while the boomers' favorite artists were rarely able to…
The roar of dinosaurs and the pop of pyrotechnics stir up residents living next to Universal Studios Hollywood.
Variety associate publisher Charles Koones is taking on the additional role of publisher of Variety's On Production, effective immediately.
Setting the stage for a foreclosure sale next month, two Wall Street firms recorded a notice of sale on the beleaguered Playa Vista development that is to be the future home of DreamWorks.
Actress Elise Neal has joined the cast of Miramax/Dimension Films' "Scream 2."
Strand Releasing has acquired all U.S. rights to the late Marcello Mastroianni's final film, "Journey to the Beginning of the World."
Media giants Leo Kirch and Bertelsmann AG appear to be nearing an agreement for combining pay TV webs Premiere and DF1. Cooperation between DF1 and Premiere would give digital television a much…
Andrew Lloyd Webber, composer of a string of internationally successful musicals, on Friday said his Really Useful Group was heading for a £10 million ($16 million) loss this year.
Local news veteran Steven Lange will succeed David Friend as executive producer of Warner Bros.' syndie newsmagazine "Extra" at the end of the month.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures