Weeks before the National Hockey League expansion draft, Walt Disney Co. has inked a two-year deal with the big-screen coach of the Mighty Ducks, Emilio Estevez, to develop movies for the Disney and…
'Beverly Hills, 90210' 14.1/23 Wednesday's two-hour episode gave Fox its highest rating ever for a night of programming, marching off with a 39 share among women 18-34 and 53 among teens. ABC's "Wild…
Aurelio De Laurentiis, prexy of the Intl. Federation of Film Producers, will propose that its 25 member countries create an ambitious database to give producers access to detailed box office…
News Corp. announced completion of its new $ 3 billion revolving credit facility through a group of 27 banks in Australia, Europe and the U.S., said to be final step in company's plan to strengthen…
Ronald O. Perelman's the Andrews Group, acting through its Four Star Intl. subsidiary, has acquired a 50% stake in privately held syndicator Genesis Entertainment.
Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. Ltd., parent of MCA/Universal, reported a dramatic drop in profits for its fiscal year, buffeted by a difficult world economy.
Citing new realities in the TV economy, CBS confirmed that the network's new fall lineup doesn't include traditional 13-episode pick-ups on any of its new series, relying instead on short orders…
Sony is beginning to resemble a classic case of the tail wagging the dog. Despite continued drops in earnings for the corporate parent, Sony's Hollywood-based entertainment arm pitched in nearly half…
An Irish singer beat out a Bosnian band to win the 38th annual Eurovision song contest, an event seen by an estimated 300 million television viewers across Europe.
Hours after CBS passed on "South Central" Wednesday, Fox Broadcasting Co. reportedly snatched up the half-hour pilot as a midseason entry.
Universal Pictures' "Jurassic Park" logged a PG-13 and Gramercy Pictures said it would dispute its NC-17 rating for "Kalifornia," according to the 1,269th bulletin from the Classification & Rating…