Summer B.O. $ 1.08 billion After seven weeks, 1993 tally's up 23% over last year and 1% ahead of 1989. Worst-case season prediction is $ 1.95 billion (second best), but if current pace continues…
Rupert Murdoch's News Ltd. has bought 50% of Melbourne-based Mushroom Records, Australia's largest independent record label. The sale price was not disclosed but industry sources are placing a value…
CBS has moved back into first place in the primetime Nielsens race, bookending the July 5-11 week with Monday-Tuesday and Saturday-Sunday victories that left the competition far behind.
KNBC news reporter Phil Shuman has sued his former lawyer for mishandling his claims against the City of Beverly Hills arising from a 1984 incident in which he allegedly was assaulted by police…
The William Morris Agency is close to making a deal to bring high-profile book publisher Joni Evans aboard as a literary agent, sources say.
George J. Krieger, president and chief executive officer of CBS/Fox Video, will leave that position and return to Fox Inc. to help the company develop new business opportunities for expansion.
MCA Records upped Ron Oberman to executive VP of A&R Tuesday, replacing outgoing Paul Atkinson in that slot.
D.C. insiders predict rough sledding in Congress for the restructured funding of public TV suggested in a report Tuesday from the Twentieth Century Fund.
Time Warner will consolidate its two main network production divisions, Lorimar TV and Warner Bros. TV, resulting in the long-expected ascension of Lorimar prez Leslie Moonves and the shuttling of…
The recently recovered original score to Charlie Chaplin's film "The Circus" will be performed by the National Symphony Orchestra during a screening of a new print of the pic at Wolf Trap Farm Park…
CBS Entertainment exec VP Peter Tortorici has been named to a one-year term as president of the Hollywood Radio and Television Society.