WABC's "Live with Regis & Kathie Lee" claimed victory again over WPIX's "Jerry Springer Show" at 9 a.m. in Gotham last week.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.'s net loss jumped 32% to $18.6 million in the first quarter despite improved operating earnings driven largely by "Tomorrow Never Dies," the Lion said Tuesday.
As part of a restructuring at EMI Records Group U.K., Tony Wadsworth, former managing director of Parlaphone Records, has been named prexy and CEO. He replaces Jean-Francois Cecillon, who ankled his…
New Line Cinema has promoted Erik Holmberg to senior vice president of production.
The proposed contract for SAG/AFTRA members is a step closer to ratification following approval of the document Monday by the two guilds' joint executive board for the East.
CBS Corp. moved a step closer to being a pure media and entertainment company Tuesday, agreeing to sell its telecom network, Westinghouse Commu-nications, to RSL Communications for $90 million in…
Trimark has picked up U.S. home video rights to two miniseries based on books by bestselling authors, Mario Puzo's "The Last Don II" and Dean Koontz's "Mr. Murder."
GERMANY Duesseldorf-based UFA Theater, Germany's largest theater chain, reported revenues of 360 million marks ($201 million) in 1997, an increase of $5.6 million over the previous year. During the…
Disney's ESPN has inked carriage agreements with satcasters DirecTV and Echostar for ESPN West, the new Southern California regional sports cabler set to bow in October.
Composers James Horner, James Newton Howard, Elliot Goldenthal and songwriters Will Smith, Barbra Streisand, Diane Warren and Bryan Adams were among those honored at the American Society of…