A federal judge in New York Thursday denied Miramax an injunction that would have forced Columbia Pictures and Mandalay to stop the 2-month-old advertising campaign for "I Know What You Did Last…
New salvos have been fired in the Writers Guild civil war, and this time it's West vs. West. A dissident faction of the Writers Guild of America West plans to file a formal complaint today with the…
Pacific Theatres could be the first circuit to crack Mann Theatres' longtime lock on Westwood Village. Developer Ira Smedra is expected to announce Tuesday a deal with Pacific to operate a 3,400-seat…
American Film Institute grad student Anne Madden has been named winner of the Angelus Awards’ Patrick Peyton Excellence in Filmmaking Award. The prize, for Madden’s “First Daughter,” carries a $2,500…
DMG Radio, a subsid of the U.K.'s Daily Mail and General Trust Group, went from being a minor player to owning Oz's largest radio web with last week's A$88 million ($65 million) purchase of the…
A new generation of Sulzbergers took over leadership of the New York Times Co. on Thursday when its longtime chairman stepped down in favor of his son.
The WB net on Wednesday hired former CBS and Disney exec Ken Werner to be executive VP of network distribution.
In response to complaints from "Ellen" star Ellen DeGeneres, ABC dropped the parental advisory from Wednesday night's episode of the show, which was titled "The Gay Yellow Pages."
UPN's new entertainment chief Tom Nunan made his first scheduling moves Wednesday, swapping time- slots for sitcoms "Clueless" and "Moesha" on Tuesday nights and dramas "The Sentinel" and "Star Trek…
Meredith Broadcasting prexy Phil Jones has ankled the company after an 18-year career, replaced by a publishing exec with no TV experience.
Silvio Berlusconi's Fininvest group, which owns film production and distribution unit Medusa and controls 50.3% of TV company Mediaset, said pretax profit in the first half of 1997 fell to 448.2…