Grupo Televisa S.A. has entered an agreement to rent eight KU-Band transponders on the PS-3 satellite, expected to be launched in the fourth quarter by PanAmSat L.P.
They say that everything old gets new again, and never was that statement more true than at the South by Southwest music and media conference, which concluded Sunday after a five-day run.
Spurred by the booming sell-through market in Canada, Astral Communications has moved its video duplication operations into a new, $ C8 million ($ 5.8 million) plant in the Montreal suburb of Town of…
Fourteen-year-old Jason John Richter will be banking a cool million for Warner Bros.' "Free Willy" sequel, which goes before the cameras next month.
Polygram Label Group has elevated Steve Leedsto vice president, alternative music and video promotion. Leeds will coordinate release of videos on MTV and other outlets and other promotional efforts…
Musician John Oates and marketing guru J.W. Roth are jumping into the increasingly crowded home-shopping-channel fray by launching Maxmusic, a paid television series offering music and merchandise to…
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels
The FCC today is expected to seek comment on whether changes are needed in the primetime access rule, a move likely to touch off a major entertainment-industry lobbying battle.
Wall Street stocks took news of an interest rate hike in stride Tuesday, although Treasury bonds leaped after the Federal Reserve seemed to indicate a quarter-point rise in a key lending rate, to…
The Motion Picture Assn. of America has tapped veteran entertainment litigator Gregory Goeckner as deputy director/special counsel in the org's anti-piracy unit, filling the vacancy left by Larry…
Rysher Entertainment's "Robocop: The Series" got off to a strong start in Nielsen metered markets last week.