Higher profits from radio and TV stations drove CBS Corp. to a $4 million net profit in the second quarter, compared with an $11 million loss a year earlier, despite a sharply higher loss at the CBS…
MTV pulled its channel off the air in Amsterdam July 4 leaving the city and its surrounding vicinity the only European capital areas that cannot receive the international music channel.
The July sweeps have reinforced the pattern over the last few years of cable networks' pulling audience shares away from the Big Four broadcast networks.
A battle between Rupert Murdoch and Michael Eisner may drive up the price of the next National Hockey League contract to $400 million for five years, beginning with the 1999-2000 season, despite…
Showscan Entertainment Inc.'s net loss doubled during its fiscal year ended March 31 to $8.5 million.
Wind Dancer Production Group, which produces "Home Improvement," has opted for Super 16mm to shoot "Costello," the new comedy series it's producing in association with Touchstone Television for the…
Firstrun programming is beginning to shake the networks out of their summer lethargy, at least on Tuesdays.
Norman Jewison, the Hollywood Film Festival's Lifetime Achievement Award recipient for direction, will be honored Sunday with an unspooling of "Moonstruck" followed by an onstage question and answer…
Is Burt Bacharach poised to become the next musical darling of the MTV generation? Mercury Records execs are hoping the collaboration between Bacharach and Elvis Costello, slated for Sept. 29…
The Box signed a new affiliate agreement with Comcast Corp., which will add 500,000 additional subscribers in Philadelphia and Union, N.J., to the video music channel.
Gov. Pete Wilson has signed into law a statute prohibiting the use of premature infants in film and TV productions. This comes in response to concerns that some producers were using premature babies…