No. 3 radio group Jacor Communications Inc. snapped up radio broadcaster Nationwide Communications for $620 million in cash Monday in the latest stage of the frenzied consolidation in radio…
New Line's "Boogie Nights" continued to dominate the exclusives roster. Paul Thomas Anderson's tour of the 1970s porn industry bared $357,272 on 13 stages in New York and Los Angeles.
The Walt Disney Co.'s music arm is reuniting with talent manager Bob Cavallo. Studio chief Joe Roth has engineered a joint-venture pact with Third Rail Records, the company of the vet music industry…
No. 3 cabler US West Media Group will sever all ties to the US West telephone company and change its name to Media One Group, it said Monday.
Those old faithfuls "The Lost World: Jurassic Park," "The Full Monty," "My Best Friend's Wedding" and "Air Force One" kept pay windows busy at cinemas overseas last weekend, while several new entries…
"Boogie Nights" star Mark Wahlberg is in final negotiations to co-star with Chow Yun-Fat in the James Foley-helmed "The Corruptor" at New Line Cinema.
Satellite programming companies are now looking for relief from Congress and the courts after the Librarian of Congress upheld Monday a panel's decision to effectively triple copyright fees charged…
The case by Lester Persky Prods. against Faye Dunaway, Terrence McNally and Robert Whitehead is scheduled to go to trial Feb. 4 before a jury in L.A. Superior Court, according to a ruling last week…
NBC Asia and Taipei-based Eastern Television have signed an agreement that will make ET's affiliate, Eastern Multimedia, the exclusive Taiwan distributor for the CNBC and NBC channels.
Despite deep financial woes involved in its move to a new theater, East West Players has announced a five-play season opening in January at its new home at the Union Center for the Arts in downtown…