TV Azteca will be going public within a few months, according to a well-placed industry source.
The FCC ruled this week that cable's Classic Sports Network "has established a prima facie showing" that Cablevision Systems Corp. violated the Communications Act of 1934 by refusing to carry Classic…
Morgan Creek Prods. has expanded the duties of two new execs, as chairman and CEO James Robinson moves to revamp his Warner Bros.-based company in the wake of the departure of vice chairman and chief…
The Senate Appropriations Committee is scheduled to ride to the rescue of the National Endowment of the Arts today with a proposal to approve a $99 million budget for the arts agency.
The music and motion picture industries lost an early round Thursday in what is sure to be an epic battle concerning copyright law in the digital age.
Sinclair Broadcast Group stock Thursday soared $5 to $34.75 on news that the broadcaster will buy Heritage Media Group's TV and radio station group for $630 million in cash.
Veteran producer David Picker has been named president of Hallmark Entertainment Prods. Worldwide, in what sources see as a major expansion of the Hallmark brand into theatrical motion pictures.
Hoping to increase it hold on the new age/adult contemporary marketplace, the Windham Hill Group has reinstituted a jazz arm and also has pacted with Peak Records, a top indie label with an…
Shifting gears, producer Jerry Bruckheimer has picked up Brian Cowden's epic love story spec "On Earth" for a low six-figure sum, sources said Thursday.
New Line Cinema has inked "Jack and Sarah" director Tim Sullivan to rewrite and helm "Walking Papers" for Irene Webb to produce, sources said Thursday.
"Saturday Night Live" executive producer Lorne Michaels has entered into a partnership with NBC Enterprises to create a new entity called SNL Studios, which will produce programming for all NBC…