Shareholders at Livent Inc. on Friday gave their stamp of approval to Michael Ovitz's takeover of the legit theater giant.
Fox's spring affiliates meeting adjourned Friday with no deal in place for the affiliates to help shoulder the cost of the web's new $4.4 billion NFL package. The network and its affils tried to put…
Gutsy performances by "Deep Impact" in 29 territories and a three-day weekend in parts of Europe gave exhibs some cheer last week, but not enough to en-ergize overall business that was characterized…
Helmet Voss has been elected 1998-99 president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn., the org that sponsors the Golden Globes.
Leveraged buyout group Abry Partners snapped up Cable Michigan Inc. for $435 million in cash Thursday in the latest indication that a new round of consolidation of cable systems is underway.
After starring as Linc in MGM's "The Mod Squad," Omar Epps is linked to lead roles in two new films, and is shopping a script he co-wrote as a possible third.
Four months after its appointment, the new board of Italy's pubcaster RAI announced Thursday the network structure has been revamped and most division heads have been replaced.
Four months after it was first reported -- and subsequently denied -- United Intl. Pictures confirmed Thursday that Peter Rose is joining the international theatrical distribution co-venture June 15…
Behaviour Communications had a small increase in revenue and a net loss during its second quarter, it was reported Thursday by the Montreal-based entertainment company.
The Utah Jazz-Chicago Bulls NBA championship series is off to a sizzling start, with the 14th-highest Nielsens in NBA history and the highest ever for any hoopcast earlier than a fourth game of a…
Paul Rasmusson has been appointed group information officer at Universal Pictures. He reports to chief operating officer Chris McGurk and Alice Lusk, senior VP and chief technology officer, Universal…