A Delaware judge ruled late Wednesday not to block the closing of a tender offer by Liberty Media Corp. to buy 15 million shares of Home Shopping Network at $ 7 a share.
A New York law firm representing unsecured creditors of the New York Post is urging the FCC to grant Rupert Murdoch permission to regain control of the publication.
HERE'S A WAY COOL thing for set decorators: A great cache of Prairie School, Art Nouveau and Art Deco pieces will be on display from May 28-31 at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium's L.A. Modernism…
The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers has set Sept. 19-21 for its annual Retailers Conference and Oct. 15-19 for its Wholesalers Conference.
Stanley Thomas Jr. has been named president and CEO of the Sega Channel. The executive, a senior vice president of Time Warner Enterprises, will be running the new videogame channel when it rolls out…
Mary Stuart Masterson is the latest cowgirl to saddle up with the "Bad Girls" femme posse at Fox, sources said Wednesday.
ABC has ordered an in-house reality series, "Street Match," to air in prime time this summer. The show, pairing two strangers and following them on their first date, will shoot in New York and other…
The Treuhand and Munich-based studio chief Hans-Joachim Berndt have confirmed that they are involved in "post-negotiations" regarding Berndt's takeover of Babelsberg's Dokfilm Studios, formerly a…
The new regime at 20th Century Fox is starting to make its mark, with plans barrelling ahead on the action-adventure bus movie"Speed," to be produced by Mark Gordon and directed by Jan De Bont…
Sony Pictures Studios is skedded to host "California Arts Scholars Recognition Day" at noon on Friday. The event recognizes the achievements of artistically gifted high school students from Los…
Director Mike Newell has inked a deal with TriStar Pictures to helm screenwriter Mark Andrus' "Old Friends," Newell's agent and the studio confirmed Wednesday.