Seagram Co. has raised its stake in Time Warner to 14.2% with the purchase of an additional 4.59 million common shares for $ 173.4 million.
A record U.S. contingent arrive at the French Riviera Friday for the 31st annual Mip TV market (through Wednesday), and for the first time in three years, recession woes are not the dominant theme.
The four webs' insistence that the cable and broadcast industries establish separate monitors to assess TV violence "will not serve the public interest," according to Showtime Networks CEO Tony Cox.
In what is likely to be the first of several major changes for cable network VH-1, the musicvideo channel will collaborate on its music programming with sister channel MTV. Both are units of…
Audience research analysts Tom Church and David Giovannoni on Monday were named co-recipients of the Corp. for Public Broadcasting's Edward R. Murrow Award, public radio's highest honor.
Amblin Entertainment's Amblimation has purchased an animated script based on the love story of Cupid and Psyche.
Shake, rattle & roll: Depending on how you look at it, Sony Electronic Publishing and ABC News Interactive, together with multimedia developer Haukom Associates, have either the best timing or the…
Glen Meredith, senior VP of business affairs at TriStar Pictures, is leaving the studio to join the Creative Artists Agency. Sources there confirmed the move and said the exec would be handling…
Matt Saver, former chief operating officer of James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment, has returned to private law practice and has become of counsel to entertainment firm Myman, Abell, Fineman…
New York's NAACP chapters have asked the FCC to deny the license renewal of Fox O&O WNYW-TV, New York, claiming that Fox violated rules barring foreigners from owning more than a 25% stake in a U.S…
It was a Good Friday and a good holiday week for most syndicated strips, which rebounded from a prolonged post-February sweeps ratings depression in the measurement period ended April 3.