Performers from "Roseanne,""Seinfeld" and the features "Addams Family Values, ""Mrs. Doubtfire" and "Sleepless in Seattle" were recognized in nominations for the eighth American Comedy Awards. The…
Last week's announcement that a joint venture between Connecticut-based Century Communications and Continental Venture Capital had acquired the majority interest in the second Aussie pay TV license…
Director Jim Sheridan is considering a number of projects for his next feature foray, among them a personal story about a distant relative who fought and defeated American Indian tribes.
A lawyer for Warner Bros. said Tuesday that an L.A. Superior Court ruling that threw out the "Batman" suit should deter studio-targeted lawsuits over perceived financial slights.
Redefining the role of the homevideo retailer and positioning stores to become major players in marketing emerging technologies were among the topics addressed during the Video Software Dealers Assn…
Paramount and Chris-Craft Tuesday upped the ante in their battle with Warner Bros. to establish a new broadcast network, announcing that two key Clear Channel Television stations as well as two…
Media magnate Silvio Berlusconi will formally enter Italian politics Wednesday at the head of the conservative Forza Italia (Go Italy) movement, his Canale 5 television network reported Tuesday.
The Oscar nomination polls close Thursday in at least 20 categories for the 66th Academy Awards presentation. Nominations will be announced at 5:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 9, at the Samuel Goldwyn…
Time Warner chairman and CEO Gerald Levin preached the gospel of interactivity to the masses gathered Tuesday morning for NATPE's keynote address at the Jackie Gleason Theater.
Higher television ratings, a firmer ad market and big revenue gains in its radio and cable businesses helped Capital Cities/ABC earn $ 166.74 million last quarter, or a record $ 10.35 per share, up…