Michael P. Schulhof, president and CEO of Sony Corp. of America, has been tapped as keynote speaker for the National Assn of Recording Merchandisers' 36th annual convention to be held March 19-22 in…
The winners of the 38th annual Samuel Goldwyn Writing Awards were announced Monday during a ceremony on the UCLA campus.
Producer David Kirkpatrick has moved off the Paramount Pictures lot and is in the process of reaching a settlement on his exclusive contract, which runs another 16 months.
Walt Disney Co. is planning a theme park in Virginia to do battle with Paramount Communications Inc.'s Kings Dominion park near Richmond, say sources. Disney wouldn't comment.
A Nov. 2 story about KABC-TV’s unprecedented hiring agreement with the National Hispanic Media Coalition should have noted that Esther Renteria is chairwoman of that group as well as Rainbow…
Vandals smashed windows and splashed paint on Western movie sets used as locations for such shows as "Gunsmoke,""Little House on the Prairie" and "Father Murphy."
On the next "Oprah Winfrey Show": Sweeps rip-offs. In a return to its old practices, KABC-TV Monday launched a special five-part news series on the reigning talkshow queen during its 4 p.m. news -- a…
General Electric Co. chairman Jack Welch said GE had no interest in participating in the takeover fight for Paramount Communications Inc.
George R. Garrick, prexy/CEO of Nielsen Marketing Research North America, has been named prexy/CEO of Information Resources Inc.’s North America unit. It is a return for Garrick, who left the company…
Damaged by reports that hucksters have invaded its industry, the trade organization of wireless cable operators has unveiled guidelines to be followed by individuals contemplating an investment.
Tribune Entertainment Co. chairman Sheldon Cooper is leaving the company to start his own development and consulting business, Cooper Entertainment Co., effective Jan. 1, the company announced.