Modi Regent Communication Corp., owned by the S.K. Modi Group, is to install a national gateway for pay TV in India using microwave multipoint distribution system technology.
Cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. sold a big block of stock in its technology offshoot, TCI Ventures, Wednesday for $309 million in what Wall Streeters said was an indirect sign of investor…
Fox has unearthed its best non-baseball Tuesday rating in the past year and ABC has tallied is highest "Home Improvement'' numbers since February 1998 in primetime Nielsen results for Tuesday, March…
Stan Lee Media, the company created in January by comic-book publishing powerhouse Stan Lee ("The X-Men," "Spider-man") to expand his brand identity on the Internet, has tapped former executives at…
Resort Theaters of America, the newly formed cinema chain headed by Brad Krevoy and Ron Leslie, has acquired all of the Metropolitan Theater Corp.'s Palm Springs area complexes, including four sites…
"Mulan" is drawing healthy crowds at cinemas in China -- although the animated tale of the Chinese warrior princess has been widely and illegally available on video compact disc since within days of…
A new group for cable operators, the Czech Association of Cable Communications (CACC), was introduced at the EuroCable Czech conference this week.
20th Century Fox's departure from the visual-effects business is under way. The studio agreed Wednesday to sell visual f/x house VIFX to computer animation house Rhythm & Hues for about $5 million in…
The fifth annual U.S. Comedy Arts Fesival opened Wednesday night with the kind of irony that comedians surely had to appreciate.
Former Warner Bros. TV topper Tony Jonas has hung out his indie production shingle on the WB lot after inking an exclusive production and development pact with the studio.
Kevin Burns, a longtime TV producer on the Fox lot, has formed a new production company, Prometheus Entertainment, that will be housed within Fox Television Studios.