Sony Corp.'s expected stake in Japanese direct satellite broadcaster JSkyB is going to be at 25%, a drop from the expected 30% to 33% share Sony was to have had in the venture, a local business daily…
The Congressional Budget Office has determined that the Clinton administration is overestimating the value of the broadcast and non-broadcast spectra, a victory for broadcasters, who have maintained…
There's a scene in "The Bad and the Beautiful" where an ambitious producer, played by Kirk Douglas, boasts about his great track record as a moviemaker. When he's reminded that two of his films…
Former Los Angeles Lakers superstar Earvin (Magic) Johnson has agreed to develop, produce and host a new syndicated latenight talk-variety strip for Twentieth TV, which may be on the air by next year.
Casey Silver, who has been with Universal for nine years and has served as chairman of the motion picture group since 1994, has been given oversight of U's homevideo wing.
Likening them to Thelma and Louise on their death run, MGM chairman Frank Mancuso blamed Hollywood studios and nationwide exhibitors for driving the industry to a dangerous precipice with their blind…
Sometime this year --- his 20th as a producer --- Arnon Milchan will make his 50th film
Among the directors who have returned to make movies with Arnon Milchan are such "names" of the craft as Sidney Lumet, Oliver Stone, Joel Schumacher, Jon Amiel and Ron Shelton.
Does talent run in the family? Certainly Hollywood has had a long and illustrious history of companies whose leadership dipped into their own gene pools for inspiration, the Goldwyn and Zanuck clans…
Arnon Milchan describes his company's strategy in the terms of a high roller.