New York-based holding company Interpublic Group --- which owns several ad agencies including McCann-Erickson and tallied about $18 billion in billings last year --- has acquired a majority stake in…
British Digital Broadcasting has awarded the contract to supply its transmission and distribution services to Castle Transmission Intl.
Harvey Entertainment Co.'s earnings fell to $183,000 from $1.1 million in the second quarter, reflecting Harvey's receipt last year of a one-time cash payment related to its Saban/Fox deal.
George Scanlon has joined Alfred Haber Distribution as executive VP and CFO. He comes to the music, variety and docu special distrib from Children's Television Workshop. * * * Music, video and book…
Iwerks Entertainment and Showscan Entertainment announced plans Tuesday to merge into the world's largest provider of ride simulators and software, with more than 160 sites and nearly 70 titles.
As part of the ongoing legal battle between Mexico's two rival broadcasters, Televisa and TV Azteca, formal charges of copyright violation were brought against former TV Azteca execs who now work for…
Movie Gallery Inc. told Wall Street analysts it will report a loss for its second fiscal quarter ended July 6 of 6¢-9¢ a share because of lower-than-expected rental revenue and increased amortization…
Just two months after its friendly takeover of U.K. film and TV producer-distribber Circle Communications, Oz's Southern Star Group is considering two further overseas acquisitions worth an estimated…
Sony Pictures releases on Tuesday reached a $900 million cume for the year, and around Labor Day the studio will become only the second company to gross $1 billion domestically in a calendar year.
More than 200 features will unspool at the 21st annual Montreal World Film Festival from