Pro wrestling on USA, TNT and TBS may be getting a new rival. The weekly hourlong "Toughman World Championship Series" on Rupert Murdoch's FX cable network chalked up a gaudy 1.5 rating in cable…
Karen Mika has been named the first VP of customer service and retail inventory management for Universal Music and Video Distribution. In this new position, Mika will work in vendor management…
MSNBC veteran John Seigenthaler has been tapped to take over as anchor of the weekend editions of "NBC Nightly News," the Peacock may announce as early as today.
"Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" posted a slight second-week drop, but still managed to set a two-week box office record in Japan as it took in 4.2 billion yen ($36 million) since its…
In the latest exec shuffling at the Lion, Hank Cohen has been upped to prexy of MGM Television Entertainment, while MGM international TV prexy Jim Griffiths has assumed responsibility for domestic…
Clear Channel Communications said Monday that its net income for the quarter ended in June soared to $106.5 million, or 33¢ a share, from $28 million the year before.
Broadway was looking more like Lonely Street last week after the shuttering of hit shows "Amy's View" and "The Iceman Cometh" melted box office grosses to $10,015,650 -- down $665,060 from the…
Writer-director Alexander Payne, who most recently helmed the critically lauded comedy "Election," is in talks with Fox Searchlight to helm the biopic "Esquivel."
Australian-based exhib Village Roadshow has tapped John Anderson as its London managing director and co-chief executive of its international cinema division.
HOB Entertainment, owner of the House of Blues niteries, has plunked down more than $190 million for Universal Concerts, the industry's No. 2 concert promoter and venue operator.
Cox Radio's net income soared more than fivefold in its latest quarter to $32.7 million due to a hefty $24 million gain on the sale of radio stations in Syracuse, N.Y.