Wall Street tuned in to takeover rumors and turned on shares of Cablevision Systems Corp. Thursday, jolting the stock price $ 1.75 to $ 69.75 amid exceptionally heavy activity.
George Michael, the pop star who is seeking a "divorce" from Sony Music, called his collapse in relations with the record label irreversible and said he wanted out of a contract that tied him down…
The Fox Television Stations will pony up an estimated $ 140,000 a week for "The Gordon Elliott Show," a new fall 1994 daytime chatshow from producer CBS Entertainment Prods. and syndicator Twentieth…
Gaylord Entertainment Co.'s third-quarter revenues climbed 7.4%, largely on the strength of the country entertainment purveyor's cable networks, even as net income fell 33.5% for a one-time tax…
Diego Lerner has been promoted to senior VP, Latin America and the Caribbean, for Buena Vista Intl.'s theatrical, homevideo and pay TV divisions.
Under a studio-supported plan unveiled Thursday, films that have been colorized or materially altered will soon carry consumer notification labels when airing on broadcast TV and homevideo.
NBC has cemented its Saturday night lineup, picking up the comedies "The Mommies" and "Cafe Americain" for the full season.
Taking its place on the digital highway, the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers kicks off its 135th Technical Conference and Equipment Exhibit, "Integrating Technologies in the…
Canal Plus, Europe's largest pay TV network, reported consolidated revenue for the first nine months of the year is up 9.4% over 1992 at 6.3 billion francs ($ 1.1 billion).
Art Buchwald, clear outta the way. Two East Coast scribes have filed yet another lawsuit against the judicially exhausted "Coming to America," claiming that Eddie Murphy and Paramount Pictures stole…