Cox Communications said Wednesday it plans to exchange its $2.8 billion stake in AT&T Corp. for 495,000 cable customers and $750 million in cash. The agreement will make Cox the fifth-largest cable…
In a bid to massively streamline its television operations, Disney is readying a plan to merge all of its network TV production arms into the ABC fold.
SFX Entertainment's bid to acquire Livent overcame another hurdle Wednesday, as no new bidders for the ailing theater concern emerged during a bankruptcy court hearing.
NBC's home shopping channel ValueVision has increased its distribution by more than 50% by signing affiliate deals with the country's major satcasters, DirecTV and EchoStar. The deals increased…
NBC's much-hyped new sudser "Passions" bowed Monday with solid but unspectacular ratings.
Edward Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz, the Oscar-winning production duo who most recently worked on "Shakespeare in Love," have acquired "Oooph!," a romantic comedy by David J. Burke, for their…
Ken Gross Management will team with Craig Anderson Productions to develop the feature "Edith Wharton in Love," based on the novelist's personal experiences in turn-of-the-century New England.
Televisa's shareholder infighting doesn't appear over yet. Just two months after topper Emilio Azcarraga Jean's own sister hired legal guns to stake a claim, another heir to Azcarraga Jean's late…
DreamWorks partner Jeffrey Katzenberg on Tuesday sharply refuted a report by a trade paper that DreamWorks and Seagram were involved in merger talks. Not only are "no serious negotiations" taking…
"Star Trek" legend Leonard Nimoy is the voice behind "The Story of Computer Graphics," a two-hour doc on the 45-year evolution of digital technology.
Sean Young ("Ace Ventura, Pet Detective") and Clare Kramer ("Cheer Fever") are in final negotiations to join the cast of the indie pic "Jersey Girls" from Goose to Goose Productions.