"Saturday Night Live" comedian Adam Sandler will be going back to school in a Universal comedy to be shot this June in Vancouver. The project, "Billy Madison," was written by Sandler and Tim Herlihy…
Infinity Broadcasting Corp., the owner of radio stations in the nation's biggest markets, said its board of directors has authorized it to buy back up to $ 15 million of its common shares, saying the…
Fox Broadcasting has signed four new affiliates, bringing its national coverage to 95%.
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Peter Cramer has been named veepee of production at Charles Gordon's Universal-based Daybreak Prods.
Media magnate Silvio Berlusconi cleared another hurdle on his path to be named prime minister after he broke days of deadlock with his coalition partners Thursday on who should run for the powerful…
The Navajo Nation has decided to gamble on Hollywood. As the only Indian nation in the country that has set up its own film commission, the Navajos have taken an aggressive stance to woo industry…
Audience research analysts Tom Church and David Giovannoni on Monday were named co-recipients of the Corp. for Public Broadcasting's Edward R. Murrow Award, public radio's highest honor.
Two-year-old de Passe Entertainment is making a big push into the series business behind some pint-sized talent, including proposed pilots to feature 8 -year-old Lindsay Ridgeway and moppet Tajh…
Jordanian info minister Jawad el Anani, whose authority covers a special committee that authorizes the showing of new films in Jordan, has put the kibosh on the release of "Schindler's List."
Three new shows helped firstrun syndication powerhouse King World Prods. boost its second-quarter earnings by 21% to $ 137.1 million.