Evidently pleased with his performance in office, delegates at IATSE's 63rd convention voted Wednesday to give union president Thomas C. Short a nearly 33% salary boost, to $200,000.
France's victory in the World Cup soccer finals looks like it could produce a multimillion dollar payday for the country's leading private television network TF1.
DreamWorks has picked up Neal Gumpel's romantic comedy pitch "Uncoupled," with David Permut and George Gallo attached to produce.
David E. Kelley pulled off an unprecedented double in the nominations announced Thursday morning for the 50th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, landing nods in both the drama and comedy series categories…
A joint marketing program between MovieFone and American Express was announced Wednesday in which the two will be promoting the sale of movie tickets via phone and the Internet.
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch is in the final stages of negotiations for a stake in the Kirch Group's free TV stations Sat1 and sports channel DSF, the German newspaper Saeddeutsche reported.
Problems in its film division caused Polygram's net income to fall 85% in the second quarter, underscoring Seagram Co.'s successful efforts last month to secure a $340 million reduction in its price…
Ira Kaye, one of Asia's multiplex pioneers and the founder of Hong Kong-based Lark Entertainment, will receive the Humanitarian Award at the CineAsia movie convention in Hong Kong on Dec. 8-10.
An amendment that would rescind the current copyright royalty fee structure for satcasters has been approved by the full Senate.
April Oliver and Jack Smith, who were fired after CNN retracted its "Valley of Death" Operation Tailwind report, on Wednesday accused CNN's top brass of caving into political pressure to kill further…
Nominations for the 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards for the period of June 1, 1997, through May 31, 1998, were announced Thursday morning by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) at…