Cracks began to appear last week in the stressed-out, oversaturated summer release schedule. The repositioning of Fox's "True Lies" from Independence Day weekend to July 15 had rival studios in a…
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Atlanta Braves board chairman William Bartholomay has been named vice chairman of Turner Broadcasting, although he won't have a seat on Turner's board.
Basic cable web USA Network is taking its tennis coverage interactive through a partnership with Prodigy. Members of Prodigy's on-line services will be able to communicate with USA Network during the…
Mara Wilson, who played the youngest daughter in 20th Century Fox's hit "Mrs. Doubtfire," is in final negotiations to star in Universal's upcoming feature "Matilda."
Times Mirror Co. on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings 24% lower than the same period last year, blaming lower revenue from its non-newspaper publishing operations. The publishing/cable TV…
Jack Smith has joined ASI Market Research Inc., one of the largest TV research organizations in the world, as senior VP of new media research.
The IATSE and producers angrily broke off what were supposed to be peaceful talks about adjustments to their new contract Wednesday night in Palm Springs.
Abbott Brown, who ankled the chief financial officer job at Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. two weeks ago, has signed on as managing director and chief financial officer of Pacific Capital Group Inc.
PBS has announced it is passing on funding a sequel to "Tales of the City," but the story isn't over yet. Some pubcasters, including WGBH in Boston, have started thinking about bypassing PBS…
Martin S. Davis won't sever ties with Paramount Communications Inc. after all.Only a day after stepping down as Par's chairman/CEO to start a consulting firm, Davis was elected to the board of…