The law firm Alexander, Halloran, Nau & Shanker announced a name change Friday to include partner Billy Rose, who has been with the firm since January 1993.
Buz Kohan has been named a writer for the 66th Academy Awards show. Kohan, an Oscar writer eight times before, has received 28 Emmy nominations and won 13 times, including two for the 63rd and 64th…
ABC will seek to expand its weekly "ABC in Concert" latenight franchise with an hourlong country-music version of the show that will be scheduled through the summer opposite "Saturday Night Live" at…
Paramount Pictures has upped Jay Rakow to senior VP and general counsel, filling the void left by the retirement last month of Richard Zimbert.
Spanish police arrested bankrupt Australian entrepreneur Christopher Skase on the resort island of Majorca, where he has lived since his media empire collapsed in 1991, Australian Attorney General…
Broadcast union honchos lashed out Monday at NBC's latest contract proposals as a "sweeping assault" on key provisions of the current pact, which expires March 31.
The final salvos in the 4 1/2-month-old war for Paramount Communications are expected to be fired today. But while Viacom and QVC have until 5 p.m. this afternoon to put their final and best bids on…
Helmers of ABC's "NYPD Blue" blew away the opposition Monday, dominating the list of tube nominees for the 46th annual Directors Guild of America awards Monday, while HBO directors buoyed cabler…
Giving new meaning to the buzz phrase "free your mind," MTV will launch its first spoken-word tour, spotlighting the work of three top poets.
Iwerks Entertainment more than doubled its revenues to $ 8.96 million in the second quarter ended Dec. 31. The company reported a net loss for the quarter of $ 416,335 (5 cents per share) compared…
The ABC telepic “Death in Small Doses” and the one-hour drama “Jacqui’s Dilemma” will air on dates to be announced. Reviews on Jan. 21 and Jan. 27, respectively, gave incorrect airdates…