Reed Hundt, arguably the most influential FCC chairman in the agency's 60-year history, announced Tuesday that he will step down as soon as the White House can find a replacement.
Claiming it owns the recording contract to hugely successful rock act No Doubt, Trauma Records has filed a $100 million lawsuit against Interscope Records, its distributor. Trauma also seeks to have…
William H. Macy, who landed an Oscar nomination for his portrayal of the nervous husband whose best-laid plan goes awry in "Fargo," is in final negotiations to co-star in Touchstone Pictures' "A…
The Asia-based music TV service, Channel V, is planning to launch an English-language service in the U.K. by the end of 1997, bringing the potential total of music TV channels in the Britain to seven…
A trio of companies in Tuscany owned by legendary Italian film producer Carlo Ponti were declared bankrupt last week by a Pisa tribunal court. The decision came as a surprise following a recent offer…
The Film Information Council has given "Romy and Michele's High School Reunion" its excellence in film marketing award for April.
Roger Gimbel Prods. has purchased the story of the late Rachel Carson, the bestselling author and environmental activist, for a biopic to air on cabler TNT.
It's somehow fitting that CBS' lavish Tavern on the Green party following its fall schedule unveiling May 22 at Carnegie Hall was so rudely interrupted by news of a massive corporate shakeup.
The Senate approved by an 84-15 vote Friday a measure that calls on budget writers to cut spending if spectrum auctions fail to raise as much as revenue as they expect.
Franco Iseppi, the director general of Italian pubcaster RAI, has announced plans for a multilingual Euronews channel to be launched by the end of the year as part of RAI's satellite lineup.
Domestic distribution rights to “One Man’s Hero” were originally purchased by Orion and ended up with MGM following the merger of the two companies. Information in a May 13 story was incomplete…