The syndie sales express continues for Roseanne and Fran Drescher.
Dutch-based Holland Media Group (HMG) is reporting operational profits for fiscal year 1996 of 2 million guilders (approximately $1 million) even though it posted a net after-tax loss of $24 million…
The FCC ruled this week that cable's Classic Sports Network "has established a prima facie showing" that Cablevision Systems Corp. violated the Communications Act of 1934 by refusing to carry Classic…
Sinclair Broadcast Group stock Thursday soared $5 to $34.75 on news that the broadcaster will buy Heritage Media Group's TV and radio station group for $630 million in cash.
Feeling the entrepreneurial tug, David Friendly is leaving his post as prexy of Davis Entertainment to form his own production banner, Friendly Prods., with an exclusive three-year deal with Fox 2000.
Satcaster DirecTV will add the struggling CBS Eye on People cable service on July 24, instantly nearly doubling the news/entertainment network's subscriber base, said to stand at about 3 million.
The Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors has elected a new slate of officers.
Buoyed by the box office success of the film and an inescapable musicvideo and single of the title track, the soundtrack to the Columbia Pictures film "Men in Black" was the bestselling album in the…
Insane Clown Posse, the Hollywood Records act whose debut album was pulled from store shelves when Walt Disney execs objected to its content, has jumped ship to Island Records. The Detroit-based duo…
NBC's effort to go its own way on TV program ratings could run into a roadblock at the Federal Communications Commission, agency chairman Reed Hundt said Wednesday.
The fate of Russia's only national broadcaster still controlled from outside the capital city seems uncertain after Channel 5 chief Oleg Rudnyev tendered his resignation Monday.