Chile's premier music fest Vina del Mar, which just wrapped its 39th edition, scored a socko 35.5 household rating average over its six nights on network Megavision -- a 27% increase over 1997's…
CBS faces an open rebellion from some affiliates that say they won't give the network a dime to help pay for its $4 billion package of NFL rights.
After laying low during the Olympics, NBC has taken back the primetime Nielsens lead in Feb. 23-March 1 results, but the highest Grammy rating in five years has kept CBS close in households and ahead…
Esquire magazine's future is looking a little brighter, with a 45% increase in advertising pages for first-quarter 1998 over year-ago figures.
Jon Voight will star in Paramount and MTV Films' high-school football comedy "Varsity Blues," which begins lensing April 17.
Copyright owners and their heirs will see their royalty rights extended by another 20 years under a bill set for approval today by the House Judiciary Committee.
Aussie exhibitor Hoyts Cinemas and Argentine construction company Raghsa Construcciones have signed an agreement to build multiplexes in Argentina.
The Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group has tapped Cherie Crane senior vice president of media.
F. Gary Gray has signed to direct Eddie Murphy in "The Nutty Professor II," which will begin shooting in August, sources said. Brian Grazer is producing the film for Imagine and Universal.
TV Azteca will cut roughly 400 jobs, or 12% of its entire staff, in its quest to keep the company lean.
Andre Braugher is set to co-star with Alec Baldwin in Dream Rock's suspense thriller "Thick As Thieves." He will play Dink, sidekick to a crime lord who double-crosses Baldwin's character after a…