Two new plays, Jonathan Tolins' "If Memory Serves" and Arlene Hutton's "Last Train to Nibroc," will not make it into the new millennium -- at least, not in their original Off Broadway venues.
Kerry Packer's attempt to prevent pubcaster ABC's coverage of Sydney's New Year's Eve millennium fireworks fizzed Friday when Federal Court Justice Donald Hill threw out a lawsuit by Packer's Nine…
Leonard H. Goldenson, founder and retired chairman of the board of ABC Inc., died Monday at his home in Sarasota, Fla. He was 94. A founding father of network television, Goldenson has been credited…
Broadcasters had hoped that their new digital airwaves would provide them with an exciting product to offer in the ongoing competition with cable, but so far, consumers seem to be turning up their…
On any given Sunday, the movie business can break out of its usual pattern. But that may not be enough to salvage a slow weekend. That is this week's B.O. lesson as Warner Bros.' "Any Given Sunday"…
A string of U.S. players have been short-listed by cable gatekeeper Deutsche Telekom (DT) for its coveted cable systems that are currently on the block.
After years of almost automatic jumps in primetime Nielsen ratings, cable networks showed clear signs of slowing down in 1999.
CNBC plans to welcome in the new year with "The Opening Bell Around the World," extensive coverage of Y2K's first trades from more than 175 markets in 35 financial capitals across 16 time zones…
With star salaries soaring and production slates tightening, it's becoming tougher and tougher to get sequels off the ground. The latest example: "Silence of the Lambs." Though producer Dino Di…
David Malone has been tapped chief executive of Fox Sports Australia, the feevee channel jointly owned by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. and Kerry Packer's Publishing and Broadcasting.
Julie Fields, VP of creative services at E! Entertainment, has been tapped senior veep of creative development at fledgling online gaming Web site Iwin.com.