King World Prods. stock surged up 4.6% Thursday on more rumors of a merger with Capital Cities/ABC. The rumors were fueled by a report from CNBC commentator Dan Dorfman.
The Film Information Council has awarded TriStar Pictures' "Philadelphia" and Warner Bros./Morgan Creek's "Ace Venture: Pet Detective" the FIC excellence in film marketing awards for the months of…
Entertainment industry execs met with President Clinton and Vice President Gore on Thursday to unveil a series of anti-violence ads that will be launched on broadcast and cable TV and in movie…
ABC has scheduled its third annual "In a New Light" AIDS information special July 9. Bill Cosby, James Ingram, Debbie Harry, Chaka Khan and Rosie Perez are among the performers set to appear on the…
The Securities and Exchange Commission is checking into the pattern of trading in Paramount Communications stock prior to the studio's announcement on Sept. 12 that it would merge with Viacom Inc.…
Repeats of "Late Show With David Letterman" managed to edge "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" in Nielsen daytime and fringe ratings for March 7-11.
The highly anticipated bidding war for KABC-TV's Ann Martin took an unexpected turn Thursday, with station management notifying the news staff that it would replace the highly regarded anchor when…
FCC commissioner James Quello hinted Thursday that he's prepared to yank station licenses from Infinity Broadcasting if syndicated radio host Howard Stern doesn't tone down his shock jock talk.
The popularity of country music exploded in 1993 and Sony Music's Nashville operations were there to collect.
State Sen. Art Torres (D-Alhambra) will chair a special committee on the entertainment industry, designed to keep industry jobs in the state.
Director Peter Segal was omitted from credits for “Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult.” * * * United Talent Agency rep John Lesher’s named was misspelled in a story Wednesday about the production of…