Sky Mexico has slashed prices to levels in line with those of rival Galaxy Latin America. To date, Galaxy's DirecTV has been the leading DTH provider in Mexico, but Sky executives maintain they have…
Silver Cinema's bid for Metromedia's Landmark Theatres (Daily Variety, Oct. 29) is backed by investment group Brentwood Associates.
CBS News today will announce a joint venture with an Internet service provider, enabling it to offer an interactive news service said to be distinctive among the networks.
Val Kilmer, Ralph Fiennes, Michelle Pfeiffer, Sandra Bullock, Steve Martin, Martin Short, Jeff Goldblum, Patrick Stewart, Helen Mirren and Danny Glover, all in one movie? And an animated movie at…
France's perennially ailing state-owned television production giant Societe Francaise de Production (SFP) has been given yet another publicly funded lease on life following an unsuccessful attempt to…
It was George Lucas day at the Smithsonian on Wednesday.
Publisher and broadcaster A.H. Belo suffered a 21% drop in net profit to $14.9 million in the third quarter, it said Wednesday, after substantially higher interest costs offset growth in broadcasting…
The ITV company Granada has struck two more pilot deals, with CBS and Fox Broadcasting, to create American versions of its hit British shows.
Newly appointed FCC commissioner Gloria Tristani signaled her concern about the recent wave of media consolidation, especially its impact on diversity among the ranks of broadcast owners.
ABC has decided not to pick up any more episodes of its TGIF comedy "You Wish," sources said Wednesday.