Sony Corp. said Tuesday it is considering an Internet trading tie-up with discount brokerage Charles Schwab Corp. The two firms would form a joint venture that would target individual Japanese…
HBO Pictures has signed Brent Spiner, D.B. Sweeney, Loretta Divine and Cynda Williams to key roles in the biopic "Dorothy Dandridge," starring Halle Berry as the celebrated black movie actress of the…
Los Angeles investor Roy P. Disney, through his newly formed Apogee Television, has agreed to buy four Arizona television stations.
To coincide with the hoopla surrounding the Clinton crisis, the History Channel will air the House Judiciary Committee hearings on the impeachment of President Nixon.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has tapped former Silicon Graphics exec Jerry Giaquinta to head its corporate communications department.
NBC ‘Will’ figures won’t fly Monday’s premiere of ”Will & Grace” beat ”Ally McBeal?” Well, not exactly, though that’s the impression the untrained eye might take from an NBC press release Tuesday…
Seagram Co.'s stock buyback activity slowed significantly over the past year, Seagram revealed Tuesday, as the entertainment and liquor conglom focused on acquisitions.
The live feed of President Clinton's videotaped testimony for the Kenneth Starr grand jury Monday morning gave the cable news channels a ratings boost, while the broadcast networks didn't quite match…
EMI's second profit warning this year and the admission by EMI chairman Colin Southgate that he is "ready to move on" has pushed the music giant back into the spotlight as a takeover target.
Annette Bening is in serious talks to join Kevin Spacey in "American Beauty," the DreamWorks black comedy to be directed by Sam Mendes from a script by Alan Ball.
The Kirch Group will probably go public in early 1999, and a partnership of News Corp., Mediaset and Kingdom Holdings, a company of Saudi prince al Waleed ben Talal, are eyeing a total investment of…