Less than two months after buying Puerto Rico's top radio group, Chancellor Media has acquired the island's No. 2 TV channel.
After causing delays in the Italian release of several major fall titles, including "Saving Private Ryan," and forcing television viewers to digest imported soap operas with subtitles, Italy's…
Will Smith has tapped the writing team of Glen Morgan and Jim Wong to adapt the sci-fi actioner "The Mark," which the star's Overbrook Prods. is developing at Universal Pictures.
Hoping to do with an alien and a caveman what Viacom sister channel MTV did with two snickering teens, Nickelodeon Movies will bring its popular animated series "Prometheus & Bob" to the bigscreen.
Talks have heated up in Cablevision System Corp.'s negotiations to buy the New York Yankees.
Buena Vista Intl., Disney's foreign theatrical distribution arm, has promoted its senior execs in the U.K. and Germany.
The Adobe Theater Company is moving up in the world, making its first commercial transfer in the form of "Duet! A Romantic Fable," from its smallish Ohio Theater Off Off Broadway to the Actors…
Bleeps or no bleeps, the smattering of salty language heard on Roseanne's new talker was too much for its affiliate station in Paducah, Ky., which has yanked the show off the air after just two days.
Economists see boom times for the entertainment and communications industries early in the coming millennium, with at least two forecasts predicting powerful growth in employment, output and spending.
Canuck exhibitor Famous Players announced plans Wednesday to build a nine-screen, 3,100-seat movie theater that will be part of a planned $175 million cinema, retail and condo complex in downtown…
Saban Intl. has upped Judith Merians to senior VP, international business and legal affairs, and Eugenia Briseno to senior VP, sales.