Universal Studios' parent Seagram Co. Ltd. dramatically ratcheted up its spending on stock repurchases in the past year, disclosing Wednesday it had spent $711 million to buy back stock, up from…
ABC has inked an exclusive series development deal with actor Adam Goldberg, who starred in last year's ABC Saturday drama "Relativity."
American Isuzu Motors and Weight Watchers Intl. have become the first advertisers to pull out of ABC's controversial priest drama "Nothing Sacred," following a campaign led by the Catholic League for…
Touchstone Pictures has picked up Bill Kelly's romantic comedy spec "Enchanted" for the two Barrys to produce, sources said Wednesday.
Long the tracking bible of the home techie, the annual sales charts and forecasts of the Consumer Electronics Manufacturers Assn. embraced this year such new technologies as DVD, PC/TV hybrids…
Molly A. Miles has been named CEO of Miss Universe L.P., LLLP., the production company jointly owned by CBS and the Trump Organization.
Helmer Michael Caton-Jones is back in town this week directing reshoots on the big-budget Universal Pictures thriller "The Jackal."
Peter Hoffman took the stand Wednesday in his criminal tax trial, offering an impassioned explanation of his careful compensation planning and how it went awry.
Disney Interactive has burnished the stripes of VP Dominique Bourse, expanding his domain to the entire international marketplace.
Less than a week after KACD-FM "adjusted" its dance music format to an amended Top 40/adult contemporary approach --- a decision that proved about as popular as New Coke --- the station (aka Groove…