Sony Pictures Entertainment's AXN, the 24-hour action and adventure channel, has reached a distribution of 5 million households in the eight weeks since its launch, according to CEO James Buklarewicz.
Time Warner's TBS is continuing to sign up cable operators to pay the network a license fee for the first time in TBS' two decades of operation, with Adelphia Communications the latest convert.
Veteran film publicist Michelle Abbrecht has been given senior VP/publicity stripes at the Columbia Tristar Motion Picture Group, effective next year.
After a respectable test run Monday, NBC is moving the Jenny McCarthy sitcom "Jenny" to 8:30 p.m. on that night for the last three weeks of December.
Bob Dylan's music has sparked controversy and set trends. It also has made him a very rich man.
MGM has taken another step to keep rogue agent James Bond home at United Artists. Adding what it considers another patch in the quilt of ownership rights of its tentpole film franchise, MGM has…
NBC confirmed that it has hired HBO exec David Bartis to be the new senior VP of primetime series at NBC Studios, replacing Tom Nunan, now UPN's entertainment chief.
As Australia's 1997 ratings season ended, Kerry Packer's Nine Network emerged victorious with an increase of .7% to 32.6%, ahead of Kerry Stokes' Seven Network, which without the Olympian draw card…
Just five weeks after Wall Street's 554-point sell-off, the market closed up 18.15 points to 8050.16 Thursday, up 12% since Black Monday and taking the Dow to within flirting distance of its all-time…
Industry veteran Don DeMesquita has joined the Lippin Group PR firm in the newly created post of executive VP and chief operating officer.
After two years of courtship, DreamWorks has secured the first full-length animated feature from Oscar-winning Aardman Animations with the claymation project "Chicken Run."