Polygram extended its French interests last week by taking a 50% stake in production company Cine-A.
U.S. pay-cabler HBO and British ITV company Anglia TV are announcing a three-tier corporate partnership for international production and distribution.
THE CONSERVATIVE HAIRSTYLES sported by the majority of music industry honchos at the Grammys, the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame ceremonies and the just-concluded National Assn. of Record Merchandisers…
The board of directors of Paramount Communications Inc. was easily re-elected yesterday, despite a move to unseat some members by a pension fund that claimed some exex, including chairman Martin…
Members of "The Last Picture Show" cast and crew were in a nostalgic mood Wednesday night about the contributions of Gary Essert and Gary Abrahams to the film scene in Los Angeles.
Booming compact disc sales, a comeback by cassettes and the rise of country music and new stars helped U.S. record sales hit an all-time high of approximately $ 9 billion in 1992.
Former Roskin-Friedman publicist John Uppendahl has launched a marketing/publicity company, Uppendahl Entertainment, based in Los Angeles.
Viacom Intl., a subsidiary of Viacom Inc., filed a shelf registration with the Securities & Exchange Commission covering $ 800 million of debt securities. In a filing, Viacom Intl. said the…
The Yorkin Company has sued ITC Prods. for allegedly failing to properly account for revenues from broadcast television distribution of the film "Twice in a Lifetime."
ZDF Enterprises, a new arm of the German pubcaster, has acquired worldwide TV rights to 10 Rosamunde Pilcher romance novels.
Time Warner chairman Gerald Levin used his first major address to the industry to discuss the future of television as embodied by the full-service network his company is building in Orlando, Fla.