The cable industry received a clean bill of financial health Tuesday from Duff & Phelps Credit Rating Co. in a comprehensive report that contends the "industry really does have a new look compared to…
Attorney John Frankenheimer has been named co-chairman of legal powerhouse Loeb & Loeb. The move dissolves the firm's management committee and puts the policy and business decisions under…
General Electric Co. stock jumped 7.3% Tuesday to close at $93.12 a share after chairman Jack Welch predicted solid 1999 profit gains and said GE unit NBC had experienced a quadrupling in value over…
The USA Network will commission up to $85 million a year worth of TV movies and miniseries, more than any other basic-cable network in the U.S.
Debut helmer Juan Pablo Villasenor's "Por Si No Te Vuelvo a Ver" ("If I Never See You Again") walked away with the top prizes at the Ariels, Mexico's film awards.
Less than a month after its launch, Russian comedy "Peculiarities of National Fishing" is topping local video sales, achieving results which have well outstripped Hollywood product in territory's…
NBC has ponied up a pilot commitment to an untitled Steve Martin-created comedy from Imagine TV and Touchstone, and sources say the network made no demands for ownership or perpetual license fees.
Pearson has issued an upbeat trading statement, lifting British analyst's spirits after recent profit warnings from other big U.K. companies.
Former "Friends" executive story editors Jeffrey Astrof and Michael Sikowitz have returned to the Warner Bros. TV fold under a four-year overall production and development deal worth $10 million.
Prepping to launch its Spanish-lingo version of "Charlie's Angels," Hispanic web Telemundo has picked leading Mexican singer-actress Patricia Manterola to head the cast.
Richard Chamberlain has gone from "Shogun" to show tunes.