Fisher Cos. announced an agreement Thursday to acquire the broadcasting assets of Retlaw Enterprises, the group of 11 network-affiliated TV stations that its owners -- the daughter and other…
Shaw Communications announced Wednesday that it intends to sell its 47.85% stake in Sportscope Television Network, which runs the Canuck web Headline Sports.
Time Warner stock rocketed $6.62 or 7% to a new all-time high of $105.50 Thursday after the entertainment giant announced a two-for-one stock split, effective Dec. 15, that will bring the stock price…
Media relations and marketing firm Bragman Nyman Cafarelli and production-management company World of Wonder will receive the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation 1998 Fairness Awards.
Milan Materak was elected as the new general director of Slovak TV in a parliamentary vote Thursday. The 52-year-old had emerged in recent days as the leading candidate out of a field of 20…
Best Buy Inc. announced Thursday that it will begin selling DVDs through its online store, though it will offer far fewer titles than online retailing leaders Amazon.com or Reel.com.
Veteran talent manager Eli Selden has left Industry Entertainment to become the latest addition to Michael Ovitz's budding, but still officially unannounced, management and production company.
Czech independent film distribution will get a boost when Sunfilm enters the market early next year. The Czech company already has a slate of 18 films lined up for 1999, with more titles expected to…