In its continuing bid to become an entertainment industry power, Savoy Pictures Entertainment Inc. has set up a company with Fox Television Stations Inc. to buy affiliates of Fox Broadcasting Co.
Pretax profits at Reed Elsevier, parent company of Variety and Daily Variety , surged by 30% to T534 million ($ 801 million) for the year ended Dec. 31.
Shares in QVC Inc. showed every intention of extending their losing streak to five consecutive days before staging a late afternoon recovery Thursday on favorable technical factors.
Terry Curtin was named chief of publicity and field promotions for MGM/UA Thursday in the final move of a marketing restructuring under recently hired exec veep Gerry Rich.
Fox Broadcasting Co. is dropping out of the Nancy Kerrigan-Tonya Harding TV movie competition, according to sources.
Following fast on last month's Disney purchase of Times Square's New Amsterdam Theater, Time Warner's music division is looking to establish a similar presence on West 42nd Street.
Quarter Moon Films, a small North Hollywood-based production company, thinks it has an emerging filmmaker on its hands in 44-year-old writer/director John Albo, who has just finished his first…
New marketing trends sweeping the recording industry are expected to generate considerable debate at the 36th annual NARM convention in San Francisco March 18-22.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is checking into the pattern of trading in Paramount Communications stock prior to the studio's announcement on Sept. 12 that it would merge with Viacom Inc.…
Elijah Wood will be a first-time presenter at the 66th Academy Awards show, which ABC will broadcast live at 6 p.m. Monday from the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. Wood just finished "North" for Castle…
The broadcast industry's bid for spectrum flexibility to provide data transmission and other services came under attack Thursday in the Senate Commerce Committee.