New Zealand's American-owned pay-TV Sky Entertainment has just reached a milestone, winning its 100,000th subscriber after just three years.
Relatives of two of the Three Stooges contend the family of Moe Howard, the founding Stooge, owes them up to $ 5 million in profits from merchandising and marketing deals.
Culture Clash, the edgy, decade-old Hispanic comedy sketch group that had its last series project scuttled by Fox Broadcasting Co. late in the development process, is about to experience a TV rebirth…
Kerry Packer's Nine Network Intl. has paid $ A250,000 ($ 169,000) to reserve 10 high-power transponders on the AsiaSat 2 satellite due for launch in 1995.
As the deadline draws near for potential investors to take a stake in Paul Hogan's new $ A35 million ($ 23.5 million) film "Lightning Jack," major backer Village Roadshow Pictures has announced that…
MTV Prods., the in-house production unit of MTV Networks Inc., and Geffen Pictures will jointly develop a feature film based on "Joe's Apartment," the MTV live-action/animated short.
Tribune Co. is in the multimedia publishing business. The Chicago-based media company is spending $ 57 million on Compton's Multimedia Publishing Group, a unit of Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc. The…
Stephane Sperry has re-joined Gallic pay-TV giant Canal Plus in a move that could herald increased rights-buying activity by the web.
'Orlando' $ 14,668/screen Scoring the highest per-screen average, Sony Pictures Classics' time-tripping gender-bender held its own in the shadow of box office giants with $ 366,709 in 25 parlors.
The fallout from Transamerica exiting the bond business has now hit Australia: Completion Bond Co.'s rep here, the First Australian Completion Bond Co. (FACB), has merged with Motion Picture…
Paramount's "The Firm" emerged as the freshman at the top of the class with a holiday weekend gross estimated by the studio at $ 31.4 million. That meant Universal's "Jurassic Park" had to go back to…