In a deal valued at $230 million and one that creates one of the industry's largest promoters of live entertainment, SFX Broadcasting has acquired four of the nation's leading promoters, including…
NBC Sports has inked a four-year extension of its U.S. Open golf pact that will keep the prestige links tournament on the Peacock web through 2003.
Paramount Domestic TV has firmed up the future of "Hard Copy," renewing the syndie newsmag strip through 1999 in 19 of the top 20 TV markets.
One of those faces conspicuously absent from the Fox Family Channel/Fox Kids booth at last week's Western Cable Show in Anaheim was that of the channel's incoming prexy Rich Cronin.
Actress-turned-screenwriter Heather Thomas has notched her second deal at Disney, as David Vogel's Hollywood Pictures paid mid- against high six-figures for her pitch "Legacies," a horror film with…
What began as a friendly arrangement for Paragon Entertainment Corp. to acquire control of Lacewood, an Ottawa-based animation company, has turned into a bitter power struggle.
Bad Boy Entertainment/Arista Records artist Puff Daddy nabbed five nominations for the 25th annual American Music Awards, to lead the list of multiple nominees.
John Nuzzi has been named VP-affiliate marketing and promotion at ABC Television Network in New York. He had been VP of affiliate promotion at Fox Broadcasting Co. * * * Marianne Gambelli has been…
Just six weeks after launching in Australia and the U.K., National Geographic's first branded channels are among the most popular on both the U.K.'s BSkyB and Oz's Foxtel feevee platforms, spurring a…
On a windy night in L.A. Wednesday, L.A. Fox Inc.'s home page on the World Wide Web suddenly disappeared and was replaced by ... a very strange reference to the network's hit show "The X-Files"!
Berlin-based Achterbahn AG plans to produce three more "Werner" animated feature films. The first two pics, "Werner --- Beinhart" and "Werner --- Eat My Dust!," were huge hits at the German box…