Norwegian media conglom Schibsted and Swedish film group Sandrews are in final negotiations to merge their production, distribution, exhibition and video assets into a more powerful pan-Nordic…
Celebrated director and movie choreographer Stanley Donen will receive an honorary award at this year's Oscars in recognition of a lifetime of contributions to the motion picture industry.
After five months of seeking bankruptcy court protection, venerable entertainment merchandising firm Winterland Prods. has emerged from Chapter 11. The move is a result of a successful…
EXCLUSIVENearly a year into his second tour of duty with CAA, Sylvester Stallone has left the percentery and has joined International Creative Management, sources said Wednesday.
Polygram Television has beefed up its management team, bringing on five new execs and expanding the responsibilities of distribution chief Matt Cooperstein. The new hires and Cooperstein's promotion…
Sony Music has acquired substantial shares in three indie record companies -- deals, according to an inside source, similar to the one with Oasis' label Creation Records, in which the major holds a…
NBC may be losing "Seinfeld" and football, but the network has stepped up in a massive way to keep TV's top-rated series "ER."
The "X Files" ended its three-year run as the only U.S. TV series to be shown by a commercial network in Japan on Wednesday night when TV Asahi broadcast another U.S. network series as a replacement…
Cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. increased its stake in United Video Satellite Group from 40% to 73% after buying out former UVSG chairman Lawrence Flinn, TCI said Monday.
TriStar Pictures prexy Chris Lee has bought a pitch from Red Wagon Prods.' principal Doug Wick on the legendary general-statesman Hannibal for a mid-six-figure preemptive payout.
As CBS, ABC/ESPN and Fox celebrated their new eight-year NFL contracts, NBC Sports president Dick Ebersol predicted his rivals will each lose $150 million to $200 million annually, and that's…
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