Hearst-Argyle Television defended its winning $1.8 billion bid for Pulitzer Publishing's TV and radio stations Tuesday by deeming the fit so "perfect" that the merging of broadcast properties into…
Execs at entertainment congloms like to talk about teaming their subsidiary companies to promote each arm's products, but few ever translate the words into deeds.
NBC will sell its stake in Court TV for $70 million, and Time Warner and Liberty Media Corp. will increase their stakes in the cable network to 50%.
A tenant/landlord dispute that threatened to interfere with the production of Studios USA's "The Sally Jessy Raphael Show" and the new "Maury Povich Show" has been resolved and the production…
Vittorio Cecchi Gori, Italy's leading producer and distributor, will be honored at this year's Cinema Expo Intl. Convention in Amsterdam with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Cecchi Gori, who heads…
Australian writer-director Robert Luketic will make a full-length version of his musical comedy short "Titsiana Booberini" and two other features for Miramax Films.
Producers David Foster and David Ladd have changed the title of their upcoming World War II drama to "Hart's War."
Scandinavian Broadcasting System and Norway's biggest commercial channel, TV2 Norway, have confirmed they are in negotiations to expand their partnership to create a pan-Scandinavian alliance.