The House copyright subcommittee will hold hearings March 3-4 to discuss eliminating the Copyright Royalty Tribunal, the agency that doles out cable TV payments to film studios and professional…
A federal appeals court here yesterday postponed implementation of new Federal Communications Commission rules that would have required broadcasters to channel "indecent" programming to the hours of…
British Sky Broadcasting is exploring plans to add family, science-fiction and music channels to its satellite TV service this year, along with the already announced U.K. version of children's cable…
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer will redeem $ 79 million worth of bonds before they mature to save about $ 8 million in interest payments and boost investor confidence.
NBC has shut down production on the first-year sitcom "Out All Night" with two episodes remaining out of its total 22-episode order, the network confirmed.
"Queen,""Family of Strangers" and Saturday special "The Incredible Discovery of Noah's Ark" floated CBS to an overwhelming victory in prime time Nielsens for the Feb. 15-21 week.
Former film producer and private radio station chief Ulrich Schamoni has received a license for a regional Berlin TV station, with Time Warner among the backers.
Despite recent losses of $ 1 million a day, long-term prospects for France's Euro Disney theme park are good, Walt Disney Co. exex said at yesterday's shareholders meeting in Anaheim.
The Arts & Entertainment Network is scheduling a western package to air the day before Warner Bros.' western documentary series begins airing.
The eighth edition of the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival, highlighted by six world premieres and six U.S. preems, will unspool March 5-14.
The Australian Broadcasting Corp. has joined the state and federal film bodies to sponsor a series of seven-minute documentaries from new Aussie filmmakers.