Entertainment law pioneer Martin Gang died Jan. 26 after a long illness. He was 96. The graduate of Harvard College and UC Berkeley’s Boalt School of Law founded the influential showbiz law firm…
Spanish digital satcaster CanalSatelite Digital (CSD) has signed an agreement with an international consortium of banks to access a $400 million syndicated loan.
Alice Davidson, mother of Gordon Davidson, who serves as director/producer of Center Theatre Group, Ahmanson Theatre, and the Mark Taper Forum, died Jan. 28 of a heart attack in Culver City. She was…
Independent sales and production entity Image Organization has snapped up the spec script "Table for One," from writer-director Ron Senkowski ("Let's Kill all the Lawyers") for a low-six figures.
After a reported bid of about $200 million, novelist Tom Clancy will join in the hunt for Super Bowl glory as the new lead owner of the Minnesota Vikings.
ESPN Latin America has become the first programmer to announce breaking the 10 million-home barrier in the Latino cable TV arena.
NBC's premiere of its new series "TV Censored Bloopers '98" averaged a respectable 8.5/15 in overnight markets Saturday at 8 p.m.
Another record went overboard last weekend as the rampaging "Titanic" minted an unprecedented $50 million outside North America for the second consecutive frame.
The story of President Clinton's alleged affair with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky and the resulting fallout inspired a whopping 229 stories collectively on the primary TV newsmagazines…
In a move that could expedite the longest corporate death in the Aussie media, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. has served writs on Oz satcaster Australis Media's Galaxy TV.
Are Ted Turner and NBC really serious about creating a football league to compete directly against the NFL, or are they just floating the concept to gauge the reaction?