The ink was barely dry on Ted Turner's agreements to buy New Line Cinema and Castle Rock Entertainment for a combined $ 630 million before the Wall Street investment community weighed in on the…
More than 100 New York-based Primetime Emmy nominees will receive certificates of nomination Sept. 8 at a Gotham ceremony co-hosted by Variety and the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
CBS will serve up a major helping of family values this November with a Thanksgiving-themed "The Waltons" reunion -- one of three "go" movies on the Lee Rich Co.'s TV production slate.
More strength in shares of consumer products companies sent the Dow Jones Industrial Average past the 3,600 milestone for the first time, closing up 17.88 , or 0.50%, to 3,604.86. It had surged more…
Less than a month after buying a controlling interest in Hong Kong-based Star TV, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. has named James F. Griffiths as managing director of the company.
Capital Cities/ABC and Hearst Corp. have entered into an agreement with Time Warner Cable for continued cable carriage of the television signals of Hearst- and CapCities/ABC-owned television stations…
Marlon Brando suit $ 1 million The veteran actor has sued producer Elliott Kastner for allegedly giving him a bad $ 1 million check in return for his agreement to appear in the film "Treasure Island…
Interactive Network Inc., which has been providing interactive television service exclusively in the San Francisco and Sacramento areas, will roll out its 20-hour-a-day entertainment service in…
Various production companies and private public relations firms have volunteered to staff the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, responding to word that CBS, NBC and Fox Broadcasting Co. have…
Walt Disney Co. is preparing a proposal for a big arts and entertainment festival, built around a college national championship football game.
Paramount Studios chair Sherry Lansing has bought Erica Holzer's novel, "Eye for an Eye," a thriller about a woman advertising executive who joins a vigilante group to avenge the murder of her…